Giampiero Castagnoli graduated in mechanical engineering in 1974. He has dedicated his successful career to the bathroom fixtures industry, holding important managerial roles in leading companies both in Italy and across Europe. Since 1985 he has completely renovated the company’s product range and been involved in design, planning, engineering and internal production. The registration of significant patents has improved considerably the range of products, especially in relation to taps (for example, the PWS system). During the years, he has published a number of articles in specialised magazines and university textbooks. Since 2008, he works as a freelancer offering his expertise to a number of leading companies in the bathroom fixtures & design business.