Antonella graduated cum laude in 2009 with a degree in Telecommunication Engineer from University of Bologna and she worked as researcher at the same University for the following three years. Since 2012, she has been working in the industrial property team of an important multinational company producing precision equipments for measurement and control, mainly dealing with drawing, filing and prosecuting patents in Italy and worldwide, and with patent searching, with particular specialization in the field of electronics, telecommunications, optics and computer science. She joined ACCAPI in 2016. She is currently fellow at the Italian Industrial Property Consultants Institute to become Patent Attorney. Antonella speaks English and knows French and German.