As NextRoll’s CTO, Valentino is responsible for the design and implementation of NextRoll’s globally distributed architecture. He is president and founder of the Italian Python Association and ran the EuroPython Conference for an unprecedented 3 years from 2011 to 2013. Early in his career, Valentino fell in love with asynchronous network programming. He graduated from the Milan Polytechnic University with master’s degrees in eBusiness and IT Management. In his free time, he prepares for triathlons by riding, swimming and running around the Bay Area.