Daniele was born in Livorno (Italy), the 1st October 1990. In November 2018 he obtained his MSc in Industrial Chemistry at the University of Pisa (Italy), with a top grade of 110/110. At the same university, he also previously obtained his BSc in Industrial and Environmental Chemistry with full marks. After worked for Laviosa Chimica Mineraria SpA, Livorno (Italy), as a technical specialist of industrial additives, he started a PhD at the Wetsus, the European Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Water Technology, in the Desalination theme and in collaboration with the University of Wageningen. He is very dynamic and full of energy and has a great sense of humor. Since 2012, he is volunteering with people having disabilities.