spagoBI labs

SpagoBI Labs develop and manage the suite. Their offices in Italy (Bologna, Milan, Rome, Padua, Palermo, Turin) coordinate a network of international offices that serve as local contact points for customers and integrators at a national and international level, including in New York (United States), São Paulo (Brazil) and Brussels (Belgium). SpagoBI Labs are a working unit of the Technical, Innovation and Research Division of Engineering Group.

Engineering Group is an IT global player and the leading Italian software and services company. Its complete integrated offering covers the whole range of IT services, tailored to the business models of its clients in all markets. Services include technology and strategy consultancy as well as the design, outsourcing, development and deploy of projects and open source and proprietary solutions. With about 7,300 specialists and 40 branch offices, the Group has a global production capacity and a well-established presence in Italy, Belgium, Republic of Serbia, South America (Brazil and Argentina) and United States.


The team

Grazia Cazzin Grazia Cazzin
Project Leader

Grazia is a Senior Consultant and Business Intelligence Analyst at Engineering Group. With many years of experience in enterprise application development, data modelling, data warehousing, dimensional analysis and business intelligence, she has gained valuable expertise working in several market sectors (industry, finance, public administration), covering several thematic areas (ERP, MRP, MPS, Enterprise Portals, CRM, DWH and BI).
She is currently working on designing SpagoBI evolutionary steps and in supporting the start-up of SpagoBI projects for enterprises. From 2010 to 2011 she worked as an Adjunct Professor for Business Intelligence and management systems, at the University of Turin (Italy), at the degree courses and master’s degree courses in Computer Science, at the Faculty of Mathematical, Physical and Natural Sciences.

Stefano Scamuzzo Stefano Scamuzzo
Ecosystem Manager

Stefano has long working experience in the IT field. Initially involved in European research projects on hypertext technology, he then undertook the technical management of complex projects in several technological areas such as document and workflow applications, web based applications, enterprise portals and business intelligence applications. At present, he is working within the Research & Innovation Division, as a member of SpagoWorld Executive Board. He masters the domains of service-oriented architectures and Business Intelligence, with a particular focus on open source solutions.

Angelo Bernabei Angelo Bernabei
Lead Architect

Angelo is the IT Senior Solution Architect. He has been operating several years in the design and development of business applications on different markets: industry, finance, local government and public health, as well as in different thematic areas such as Register, CRM, Enterprise Portal, Security and Asset Allocation. He has consolidated experience in designing Java Enterprise architectures, in open source frameworks and in the application of software development methodologies. He is currently involved in SpagoBI designing and he supports enterprise projects using SpagoBI platform.

Antonella Giachino Antonella Giachino

Antonella is IT Solution Architect and SpagoBI Consultant. She builds portals for demonstrations and projects, manages applications developed through SpagoBI platform and works on SpagoBI evolutions. Before joining SpagoBI team, she worked for many years in software development of financial and public administration applications, especially through Java Enterprise architectures and frameworks.

Davide Zerbetto Davide Zerbetto

Davide is an IT Solution Architect. He contributes to SpagoBI development, mainly dealing with the development of new functionalities and the integration of new components. He also provides contributors and final users with assistance and support services concerning technical aspects of the platform. He also carries out training activities on SpagoBI installation and usage.

Monica Franceschini Monica Franceschini

Monica is IT Solution Architect and has more than ten years of experience in the development of projects for the industry and public administration based on Java technologies. She has worked in the field of content management, search engines, portals as well as web applications security and accessibility. On the strength of her skills and her passion for open source software, she delivers consulting services, training courses and on-the-job training on Business Intelligence and SpagoBI. She contributes to the development of the suite and to the realization of customers’ projects. She is also developing Big Data solutions for SpagoBI analytics. Moreover, she carries out promotional activities supporting the spreading and development of the suite at the international level.

Alberto Ghedin Alberto Ghedin

Alberto obtained his Computer Science master’s degree at the University of Udine, Italy. His graduation thesis was focused on an important research project at the New Mexico State University, on autonomous agents, knowledge representation and reasoning.
Before joining SpagoBI project team, he worked for some years within Engineering Group, acquiring specific knowledge in the field of software security. He has also been working on Big Data topics, integrating
technologies within SpagoBI suite. He is currently involved in the Big Data initiative.

Giulio Gavardi Giulio Gavardi

Giulio is a SpagoBI developer. He obtained his master’s degree in Computer Science at the University of Padua, Italy. For his thesis, he collaborated with SpagoBI development team.

Marco Cortella Marco Cortella

Marco obtained his Computer Science degree at the University of Turin, Italy. In his thesis, he focused on Social Network Analysis. At present, he contributes to the development of SpagoBI platform, with good expertise on information management systems.

Giorgio Federici Giorgio Federici

Giorgio earned a master’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering at the La Sapienza University in Rome, focusing on software architectures and distributed systems.
He has gained valuable expertise in developing java-based projects and web applications.
Eager to combine his early passion for computer science with his job, Giorgio became part of SpagoBI team and is currently involved in the development of mobile and social features for SpagoBI suite.

Virginie Pasquon Virginie Pasquon
Sales Engineer

Virginie holds an Information Technology degree, Business Organization Engineering, from the “Politecnico” in Turin, Italy. Her graduation thesis focused on Offshoring in the Information Technology domain, including a detailed analysis of the related scenarios, trends and developments. She has gained valuable expertise in the automotive field as business analyst.
She contributes to SpagoBI development and sales support. She also delivers training courses and consultancy services on the suite.

Stefano Modroni Stefano Modroni

Stefano is Project Manager and SpagoBI Consultant. He has been working in the IT and Data Integration field for several years. Before joining SpagoWorld team, he worked on the customization of ERP packages in prominent companies of Industry, Telecommunications and Transportation sectors. He is currently working in BI and warehousing projects for the Italian Public sector, employing SpagoBI Platform, and he is teaching training courses on ETL and Data Warehouse.

Alessandra Toninelli Alessandra Toninelli

Alessandra obtained her PhD in Computer Science Engineering at the University of Bologna. She has a solid background in IT research, developed over many years of international work experience. Her research interests mostly focus on semantic web technologies for data representation and their adoption in the design and development of mobile applications. She has published several papers for international journals and conferences. She has contributed to the development of SpagoBI Suite on mobile devices. At present, she delivers training courses and consultancy services on Business Intelligence and SpagoBI suite.

Yessica Luis Lopez Yessica Luis Lopez

Yessica obtained her master’s degree in Computer Science Engineering at the Universidad de La Laguna (Spain), acquiring specific knowledge in terms of design and development of enterprise-grade Business Intelligence solutions. Before joining SpagoBI team, she contributed to the realization of various client projects, gaining valuable expertise as a BI consultant. Spanish native speaker, she’s part of SpagoBI development team and carries out promotional activities fostering the spreading of the suite at the international level.

Alessandra Cauli Alessandra Cauli

Alessandra graduated in Mathematics at the University of Cagliari (Italy).
She gained extensive expertise in designing and developing enterprise applications in the fields of rural and sustainable tourism, mathematics and finance, thanks to considerable working experiences as a consultant and teacher at various companies, universities and research institutes, at the international level. She contributes to the development of SpagoBI suite and she is involved in consulting activities.

Isabella Iennaco Isabella Iennaco

Isabella obtained her master’s degree in Mathematics at the University of Turin (Italy). She has considerable expertise and skills in data modelling, management and valorization. Willing to take part in the open source world and in the development of Business Intelligence solutions, she joined the SpagoBI team. At present she contributes to the development of the suite and delivers SpagoBI consultancy services.

Letizia Pernigotti Letizia Pernigotti

Letizia obtained her Ph.D. in Mathematics at the University of Trento (Italy), gaining various work experiences at the international level and has published several papers for trade journals. She contributes to the development of SpagoBI suite and is involved in consulting activities as a Data Scientist.

Simona Dimase Simona Dimase

Simona received her Master’s degree in Mathematics at the University of Trento. She has specific expertise in IT security and cryptography, which she improved during some work experiences in the banking industry.
She is proud to contribute her competences to the Business Intelligence domain. She develops SpagoBI projects integrating leading-edge technologies, which require both Business Intelligence and data scientist skills.

Cristina Klein Cristina Klein
SpagoBI Communications

Cristina manages communications and marketing activities of SpagoBI suite and open source solutions within the Technical Innovation & Research Division at Engineering Group. Italian and French native speaker, with strong knowledge of English and German, she has consolidated expertise in media relations, event and workshop planning, website development. Supported by a flexible and result-driven approach, she is also the reference contact for SpagoBI partnerships at the international level.