Our team

Giovanni Guerri
Giovanni GuerriFounder, CEO
M.Sc. in Telecommunication Engineering from the University of Bologna, Italy. In 2004 he is founding member and CEO of Guglielmo Ltd., one of the most important WISP in Europe. Forever faithful to his personal vision of WiFi technology, as a complementary tool for the complex management of mobile connectivity, he led the company towards constant development through a sophisticated business model that succeeded in successfully combining budgetary concerns with important research and development activities.
Nicola Iotti, Ph.D. and M.Sc
Nicola Iotti, Ph.D. and M.ScCo-Founder, CTO
M.Sc. in Electronic Engineering, specialized in networking from the University of Parma, Italy. He is founding member and CTO of Guglielmo Ltd., working on one of the most flexible and technically advanced platform for public Internet access networks. Author of several international publications, he is also CCNP, CCAI-CCNA, Cisco Certified Instructor Trainer, Editorial Board member of IJEIC. He is author of two Patents filed in USA related to innovative infrastructure for wireless access networks, and other patents related to offload and handover mechanisms filed in Italy.
Marcello Riccò
Marcello RiccòCo-Founder, Head of Platform Development
M.Sc. in Telecommunication Engineering from the University of Bologna, Italy. He is founding member of Guglielmo Ltd. and the creator of the LUMEN platform. He is a skilled front-end and back-end engineer with more than ten years of experience in building the software that empowers the evolving core platform.
Stefano Busanelli, Ph.D.
Stefano Busanelli, Ph.D.Co-Founder, Head of Networking
Ph.D. and M.Sc. (cum Laude) from the University of Parma, Italy. From June 2008 to October 2008, he was an intern at Thales Communications. Since March 2012 he leads the R&D department of Guglielmo Ltd. developing product and services based on the network devices. He participated in several research projects funded by public and private bodies. He is a co-recipient of an award for the outstanding technical contributions at ITST-2011. He is author of two patents related to offload and handover mechanisms filed in Italy and has published more than 30 papers in leading international journals and conferences.
Simone Cirani, Ph.D.
Simone Cirani, Ph.D.Co-Founder, Head of Internet of Things
Ph.D. and M.Sc. (cum Laude) from the University of Parma, Italy. He has served Adjunct Professor of “Mobile Application Development” and “Internet of Things” at the same University. His research interests are Internet of Things, Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Peer-to-Peer networks, and Network Security. He has published several papers in leading international journals and conferences. He has been organizer and speaker at the “Internet of Things and Smart Cities Ph.D. School” 2013 and 2014, and organizer and chair of the IoT-Sys 2015 workshop in conjunction with MobiSys 2015.
Marco Picone, Ph.D.
Marco Picone, Ph.D.Co-Founder, Head of Mobile Computing
Ph.D. and M.Sc. (cum Laude) from the University of Parma, Italy. He has been Postdoctoral Research Associate and Adjunct Professor of “Mobile Application Development” and “Internet of Things” at the same University. Research visitor in the NetOS group at the Computer Laboratory, University of Cambridge. His research interests include Distributed Systems, Internet of Things, Vehicular Networks, Pervasive and Mobile Computing. He has published several research papers in international journals/conferences and participated in many TPCs of international events. He has been organizer and speaker at the “Internet of Things and Smart Cities Ph.D. School” 2013/14 and organizer/chair of the IoT-Sys 2015 workshop (conjunction with MobiSys).
Kurt Roger Cherry
Kurt Roger CherryCOO
M.S. Public Policy and Management, Carnegie-Mellon University. B.S. Physics, Tougaloo College. PAP, Kellogg School, Northwestern University. Advisor to Caligoo from January 2016 to March 2017. Since April 2017, COO of Caligoo. Prior to Caligoo, Mr. Cherry served as an Advisor at bothHQ LLC, a market research and project management advisory business. He was an investor and executive with Real Times Media LLC, a regional media and publishing platform, serving both as CFO and as Co-Managing Member. He has held positions at various financial services firms, concluding as Vice President in the Investment Banking division of First Chicago (acquired by JP Morgan Chase), primarily focused on the syndication and placement of M&A and going-private financings.
Lorenzo Melegari
Lorenzo MelegariR&D & Senior Software Engineer
Lorenzo has worked with distributed systems since his graduation in 2009. Focusing initially on distributed and federated search systems he has become responsible of an entire real-time distributed social media monitoring system using several different analysis paradigms, using a traditional big data approach to stream analytics. A great proponent of microservices and lambda architecture since its formalisation, he has been working on reactive patterns and architectures as the way forward to resilience. Prior to joining Caligoo, he served as principal consultant for Intext (Parma) and as innovation manager for Roialty (Milan).
Federico Bertoli
Federico BertoliR&D & Software Developer
B. Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Parma. He is an iOS and Android developer. His research interests cover Mobile and Wearable Computing and Internet of Things platforms.
Luca Bonvini
Luca BonviniR&D & Senior Software Engineer
He is in charge of official Web Applications design and development ranging from Analytics Dashboard to Web Captive Portal.
Andrea Fantini
Andrea FantiniR&D & Senior Software Engineer
He is in charge of AAA (Authentication, Authorization and Accounting) platform and develop background services to support Web and Mobile application services.
Francesco Trombi
Francesco TrombiR&D & Software Developer
M. Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Bologna (Italy). He is a Java developer and his interests cover Machine Learning, Data Analysis and Social Network Analysis.
Tuğba Arici
Tuğba AriciR&D & Network Engineer
Tugba graduated from M.Sc. Telecommunication Engineering, Politecnico di Milano (Italy) at 2017. Her thesis work is based on Fair Bandwidth Sharing with Programmable Data Planes. She was an intern at Cisco Systems from August 2014 to June 2015 in Ankara, Turkey.
Simona Mazzoni
Simona MazzoniSales Director
Simona is an experienced professional who has been working in the IT world for 10 years. She first approached the field in 2006 stepping in as Area Manager for the marketing of products and services related to the telecommunications market and to major national carrier. In 2008 she began working with Guglielmo Ltd. as Account Manager for Northern Italy, managing the services related to the design, implementation and management systems for the delivery of WiFi connectivity in public and private areas. In March 2011 she was appointed Sales Director at the same company.
Giorgia Gandolfini
Giorgia GandolfiniCommunications Manager
M. A. (cum laude) in Organizational Management from the University of Bologna, Italy. As an exchange student, she attended Ludwig-Maximilians Universität in Munich (Germany) and Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA (United States). Prior to joining Caligoo, she has been involved as a project manager into a variety of organizations in the arts and cultural sector in Italy and abroad, such as Residency Unlimited Inc. (New York) and Careof-Via Farini (Milan).