Trust-IT is an international marketing & research organisation specialised in fostering Information and Communication Technology solutions across Europe and globally

Meet the Team

Trust-IT has been created by dreamers who love to work hard with the aim of making many people happy with what we do.


Silvana Muscella

Founder and Managing Director

Silvana Muscella

Founder and Managing Director
As founder & CEO, I feel privileged to work on what I love to do and be surrounded by a great team of dynamic & savvy international professionals. Thanks to my team, I can focus on strategic guidance of Trust-IT and high-level co-ordination of our projects, as well as on contributing to the growth of my team's competences.

Hilary Hanahoe

Director

Hilary Hanahoe

Director
As a Director, I focus on international services & strategies execution and business development. I have a deep commitment to & passion for communicating innovation, marketing & digital strategies in ICT which I have been doing since 1996. Currently I am the coordinator of the Research Data Alliance (RDA) Europe initiative & a member of the RDA global secretariat.

Paolo Lombardi

Director

Paolo Lombardi

Director
My work at Trust-IT is focused on the areas of risk management & cybersecurity, digital marketing processes and web-based tools & solutions at large. With an engineering background, I have been working for more than 25 years in ICT, with a persevering passion for innovation in challenging fields such as energy, environment, and financial services.

Michele Nannipieri

Project Coordination Director

Michele Nannipieri

Project Coordination Director
With over 20 years’ experience in the field of ICT they call me Mr Wolf as I like to “fix” things. An engineering background my interests revolve around web-based applications, with a special focus on cyber risk management, customised web based services, innovative communication & knowledge management services for networked enterprises. You can also find me on the sidelines of a football pitch, come rain or shine, egging my son on who plays for AC Pisa 1909.

Anna Anicito

Senior Administration Officer

Anna Anicito

Senior Administration Officer
I have a degree in business economics & have worked in companies ranging from import / export, fashion industry & ICT services! Although they say that the accounting department is considered “not fun” in a company, I've always found it challenging & I find something each day that makes me love my job which makes it stimulating & interesting.

Laura Baracchi

Project Manager & Senior Researcher

Laura Baracchi

Project Manager & Senior Researcher
As a computer scientist with over 20 years’ experience in IT, I am particularly interested in communication and the social impact of technology. I believe in hard work, innovation and collaboration as our best tools at work. I am passionate about animals: I have managed the local dog shelter’s distance adoption program for many years.

Timea Biro

Digital Services Manager

Timea Biro

Digital Services Manager
My work focuses on web communication strategies, design and implementation, international community building across diverse ICT sectors, social media, digital marketing and event management. I have a Master’s degree in Financial Management and a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy-Social Communication and Public relations.

Florence Bénézit

Senior Data Scientist

Florence Bénézit

Senior Data Scientist
Data scientist, with a PhD in Philosophy, Mathematics & Computer Science and an engineering degree in applied mathematics. My dream is to make innovation come true. I've worked in a variety of areas, such as IoT, communication networks and Predictive Marketing. I'm passionate about Big Data and cooking and I'm the lucky mother of 3 little girls.

Benedetta Bernieri

Junior administrator

Benedetta Bernieri

Junior administrator

With a master degree in economic science from University of Pisa and previous work in supply management at public administrations, at Trust-IT I use my previous experiences to carry out daily accounting and administration activities.

Massimo Berutto

Software developer

Massimo Berutto

Software developer
I'm a software developer & have a computer science degree from the University Of Pisa. I specialise in delivering latest IT solutions in eCommerce and eLearning platforms for our clients. My passions are football and I write, for many years now, the Sports section for our local press and you can usually find me analysing some Pisa match which I love to do. I also love my dog Roy. I try & put the same tenacity in my IT job as I do in my journalistic flair.

Claudio Casanovi

Senior Software Developer

Claudio Casanovi

Senior Software Developer
After graduating, cum laude, from the university of Pisa, I have over 15 years of experience in the field of ICT. High-level thinker, developing CMS, mobile Apps, publishing & communication tools & selecting customising & integrating event management platforms. As part of this, I’ve created the company’s very own personalised software newsletter tool. Living in the rural countryside of beautiful Tuscany is where my ICT inspiration comes from listening to my favourite music & playing my guitar!

Luca Di Fiore

Graphic, Web Designer & Developer

Luca Di Fiore

Graphic, Web Designer & Developer
I am an expert web designer and developer and I love any form of art, from music to painting. Thrown out of the Beatles because my vision was just too creative for the band, I chose my second great passion - graphic design.

Nick Ferguson

Digital Communications Strategist & Project Manager

Nick Ferguson

Digital Communications Strategist & Project Manager

I am a Digital Communications Strategist & Project Manager at Trust-IT Services interacting with international clients and working closely with business and research communities around the globe.

Gennaro Fontanarosa

Digital Marketing Analyst

Gennaro Fontanarosa

Digital Marketing Analyst
I am a Marketing Analyst with a passion for SEO, social media and analysis of consumer behaviour. I have a background in communications with a Master Degree in Marketing Management. Enthusiast of digital technologies and cross media narratives. I love innovation, digital arts, food, wine and preparing home made bread.

Rita Meneses

Marketing Analyst and Researcher & Project Manager

Rita Meneses

Marketing Analyst and Researcher & Project Manager
Addicted to exploring new realities, my mission is to communicate, in international environments, making the message as informative as possible. I have a flair for social media marketing and building user based communities in the IT world. I love the sea, doing theatre, cooking & make mean soups!

Daniele Mori

Software Developer

Daniele Mori

Software Developer
I have always been passionate about technology, always trying to learn more & really expand my knowledge base. In Information Technology I have always tried to turn my ideas and projects into life, in particular to those linked to IoT solutions & Task Automation. I am a traditional film photographer & love astronomy.

Sara Garavelli

Project Lifecycle Strategist & Project Manager

Sara Garavelli

Project Lifecycle Strategist & Project Manager
I'm a Telecommunications engineer with a master degree in logistics and organization for industry and commerce. Ever since I was a child I have been totally fascinated by technology. At Trust-IT I've found the way to explore all the terrestrial and alien aspects of ICT.

Fabio Gennai

Computer Scientist & Systems Analyst

Fabio Gennai

Computer Scientist & Systems Analyst
Computer user and programmer since childhood, technology enthusiast, geek. Obsessed in trying new technologies and learn new programming languages. Still trying to develop my secret killer APP to conquer the world.

Riccardo Giuntini

Graphic & Web Designer

Riccardo Giuntini

Graphic & Web Designer
A computer science, graphic art & visual communication enthusiast since I can remember! It's great I can do all 3 here! People tell me I have a creative eye which I adapt to all website visuals making them look modern, professional and attractive- whatever your business at the same time. When I'm not doing this I mountain climb!

Patricia Anne Nugent

Senior Analyst

Patricia Anne Nugent

Senior Analyst
I obtained my degree, joint honours Marketing & Italian from Strathclyde University, UK, 1989. I coordinated & managed projects in the Aerospace Technology sector in Italy straight after. Helped found a spin-off company in 1999, serving as VP for Finance & Administration for 7 yrs. Joined Trust-IT looking for new challenges & a chance to put my creative skills to the test where I am passionate about new tech. I love hanging out with my children.

Stephanie Parker

Senior Research Analyst

Stephanie Parker

Senior Research Analyst
My driver is seeing firms, large or small, gain the business benefits of IT. I use my copywriting skills to make complex IT developments sound really cool, so everyone can understand them. As an IT research analyst, I have a keen eye for spotting important trends in cloud computing and the future internet. I also have expertise on the sustainability of IT systems.

Alessandro Petrocelli

Chief Technology Officer

Alessandro Petrocelli

Chief Technology Officer
CTO, a computer engineering degree from the University of Pisa, with over 15 years’ experience in the field of ICT. My passion for really understanding technology combined with creativity are my main goals that make my day whizz by. I oversee all aspects of technological vision & commercial software production development & manage all project design & development.

Caterina Piagentini

Digital Marketing Analyst

Caterina Piagentini

Digital Marketing Analyst
My quest is to find a solution to every problem, always focusing on the bright side. I have a Degree in Linguistics and a Master’s in Sales Management, which help me sound clever. Thanks to my working experience, I learned that people are capable of doing great things, especially if they collaborate. Likes: Bossa Nova, jet planes, my guinea pig

Sara Pittonet Gaiarin

Digital Communications Strategist & Project Manager

Sara Pittonet Gaiarin

Digital Communications Strategist & Project Manager
People are the greatest show on earth, communicating what they do is what I was born for. I am an expert in international co-operation building and communication for ICT and the company’s principal investigator for Europe-Brazil relations. I obtained a Masters degree in International & Diplomatic sciences from the University of Trieste, Italy.

Diego Porru

Computer Scientist

Diego Porru

Computer Scientist
Passionate about IT since a small child, I have acquired skills in web and desktop software development, from design to application code scripts, both basic and highly complex. I am keen to learn and apply the most advanced technologies to come up with innovative solutions.

Olga Renda

Project Manager

Olga Renda

Project Manager
As an IT specialist with over 20 years’ experience in ICT , R&D and innovation management, I am passionate about Visual Arts. My strength is in my versatility & humility and am able to adapt my language & competences to understand, and anticipate, peoples’ needs from different domains.

Benedetta Romani

Digital Marketing Specialist

Benedetta Romani

Digital Marketing Specialist
Master’s Degree, with honours, in Marketing & Communication, & a cum laude recommendation. Moved to Malta to work at the PR & Communication Office of the National Maltese TV. In recognition of my skills in copywriting & digital strategies, twice awarded top prize for Best Advertising Campaign. When not working, am a curious traveller & blogger, amateur photographer & passionate fashion & fitness addict.

Gianluca Savini

Graphic & Web Designer

Gianluca Savini

Graphic & Web Designer
I am is an experienced graphic, web designer. Expert in branding, pre-press and desktop publishing, I love to cook, with a knack for traditional Italian and Japanese cuisines…

Niccolò Zazzeri

Communication & Web Marketing Specialist

Niccolò Zazzeri

Communication & Web Marketing Specialist
I graduated in Digital Humanities at Pisa University and my experience incorporates both digitised and born-digital materials and combines the methodologies from traditional humanities disciplines and social sciences with tools provided by ICT computing and digital publishing.