He spent his last year of high school as an exchange student at The Hill School in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, where he learned English and took piano lessons, continuing an interest which started when he was a child.
In his professional career, he has worked with Procter & Gamble, Nestle and, ultimately, Ecolab, where he was Sr. VP of Global Operations, based at the headquarters in St Paul, Minnesota.
Besides his native country of Italy, Maurizio has lived in Brussels and London and has traveled extensively throughout the world.
In St Paul, he served on the Board of the St Paul Chamber Orchestra and of the American Composers Forum.
Since moving to South West Florida and joining the Naples Music Club, he has had more time to dedicate to the piano and to chamber music with his new friends of the Naples Music Club.