Co-founder and Chief Scientist
Computer Engineer, Researcher at the Institute of High Performance Computing and Networking of the Italian National Research Council, ICAR-CNR, Cosenza, Italy. Previously, he worked at the Computer Department of the Italian Prime Minister Office. Internationally renowned research activity on Cloud and Grid computing, nature-inspired algorithms, multi-agent systems. Articles on some of the most prestigious journals, e.g. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems. Best Paper Awards at European Grid Conference 2005 and CCGrid 2009 (Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing).
Co-founder and Chief Architect
Computer Engineer and PhD in Computer Science. Researcher at the Institute of High Performance Computing and Networking of the National Research Council of Italy. He coauthored over 50 scientific papers published in international journals and conference proceedings.
Best Paper Award at Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing Conference 2009 (Shanghai). His research interests include cloud and green computing, P2P networks, cyber security, and swarm intelligence.
Cofounder, CEO and CTO
Raffaele Giordanelli was one of the Eco4Cloud’s founders and he managed the first growth of the company, working in particular on prototyping business solutions, raising capitals (DPixel, Principia II and Tim Ventures invested in Eco4Cloud) and securing important clients.
Previously Researcher at the Institute of High Performance Computing and Networking of the Italian National Research Council (ICAR-CNR). His research interests include grid and cloud computing, P2P networks and bio-inspired computing. After his first publications, he grew passionate about startups, and he is well-known into the italian startup community.
Co-founder and CFO
Graduated in Economics, Entrepreneur, Business Consultant and Advisor.
Broad experience in IT Projects, especially ERP solutions. She holds the ISIPM Certification from the Italian Institute of Project Management.
Ivana covers the full spectrum of corporate governance and corporate finance, and specializes in granting public funds for Italian and international projects, and in administration and financial accounting.
Head of Product and Technical Architect
Graduated in computer science engineering in 2013, he followed a professional master’s program – Expert in Design and Development of Services and Open Source Software in the context of Smart Cities – DIMES, University of Calabria, achieving the title of: “Industrial researcher expert in the design and implementation of innovative software solutions for the integration and management of data processes and services.”
He starts working in Eco4Cloud Srl at the end of 2013 as backend developer, now is responsible of the design of the product. He has improved the knowledge of virtualization technologies such as VMWare / AWS and leads the dev team applying agile methodologies (i.e. Kanban). Expert in software modelling, architecture and DB design, and Java programming.
Senior System Administrator
Computer Engineer and Master in Telematica ed Applicazioni Multimediali at Politecnico of Turin. From 1997 to 1999 he worked at Pitagora spa as junior system administrator. From 1999 to 2012 he worked at CM Sistemi sud as Senior System administrator managing big IT infrastructures such as Carime Bank, Calabria Region, Ministry of Justice. Virtual Technologies specialist (vmware, Azure, openstack). Since 2012 he has been working at Eco4cloud srl as Senior System administrator, technical support responsible and he is specializing in cloud technologies such as AWS.
Computer Engineer. From 2003 to 2004 he worked at Thematica SRL as Software Developer and DBA. From 2004 to 2012 he worked at Methodi SRL as a Senior Software Developer and Team Leader, managing projects for the Ministry of Infrastructures, the Italian Register of dams and for the management of the logistics of Gioia Tauro port.
Since 2012 has been working at Eco4cloud SRL as senior developer. Expert in Java/PHP, DB modelling, frontend technologies such as JQuery/Ajax, and MVC framework Spring.
Since 2014 he has been working at Eco4cloud SRL as senior developer, now is responsible for quality control. His research interests include multi-agent systems and swarm intelligence.