Ivan grew up in Lombardy (Italy) developing his interest for math and chemistry topics. During his studies, accomplished in Pavia University, he had the chance to publish his thesis work on the journal Dalton Trans. In 2013 he achieved a Master Degree in Chemistry (with a specialization in Inorganic and Supramolecular Chemistry). He worked for major multinational companies based in Italy bringing and refining his know-how on polymeric products and inorganic materials. In Maflon, as Product Specialist, he is the link between the laboratory and the customers, developing new products and improving the existing ones, following the trends and the market requests.