Associate Professor, Dyson School of Design Engineering, Imperial College London
Marco is an Associate Professor in engineering design in the Dyson School of Design Engineering at Imperial College London, and tutor in the Innovation Design Engineering programme run jointly with the Royal College of Art.
He joined the Dyson School from the Mechanical Engineering Department at Imperial. Prior to his work at Imperial, he was a Research Associate in the Engineering Design Centre at the University of Cambridge where he undertook his PhD in engineering design. He received a Laurea in mechanical engineering from the Universita’ degli Studi di Roma ‘La Sapienza’.
His research interests are in the areas of fast-moving consumer goods, packaging, circular economy, closed-loop systems, service design, sustainable materials, and engineering design and manufacturing. In his career he has collaborated with multiple agencies and organisations including, among others, P&G, Nestlé, EPSRC and AHRC.