Giuseppe, or as most people call him, Beppe, graduated in Chemical Engineering from the University of Palermo, after some industrial experience, he got a PhD in Physical Chemistry from the University of Sheffield. Beppe joined the Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA) and the Institute of Bioengineering of Catalunya (IBEC) in 2019 from University College London in the UK. Until 2023, he'll be holding the Chair in Molecular Bionics in the Department of Chemistry. Before UCL, Beppe held positions as Lecturer -2006, Senior Lecturer -2009 and Professor -2011 in the Departments of Materials Sci. Eng. (2006-2009) and Biomedical Science (2009-2013) at the University of Sheffield.