Alessandro was born in Florence on July 9, 1971. He practices fly fishing since 1988 and became a fly fishing professional in 1991, achieving his highest professional level in the year 2000 when he was called-up to the Italian National Fly Fishing Team. He obtained the Gold Medal for individual results at the 2002 European Championship held in Belgium, and the fourth place in Portugal, in 2006. Currently, he is a team member of Nazionale Italiana. Alessandro counts with a vast experience in locations throughout Europe and the rest of the World such as France, Slovenia, Belgium, Finland, Argentina, amongst others. And his knowledge about the different Italian rivers is outstanding. He practices all types of fly fishing such as dry, nymphing, wet, streamer, amongst other techniques. Since 2002, he is a fly fishing professional guide.