Gianluca received his Ph.D. in Physics/Nanotechnology from EPFL Lausanne. He held various positions in the CSP and PV industry – among them he was Head of Research at Airlight Energy and Managing Director of Dsolar. His achievements include several patents and scientific publications and he’s the recipient of the EPFL Prix Prof. René Wasserman 2011. He started Synhelion in 2016 and now holds the position of CEO. Gianluca is a passionate jazz soprano saxophone player and performs regularly at concerts and jazz festivals.