Marco was born in Cagliari in 1975. With a diploma specialization as an electronics technician, he started working as an IT specialist and continued his studies at the University of Cagliari in Electronic Engineering, specializing in embedded systems, signal acquisition and conditioning. He has collaborated with large companies such as Volkswagen, Edison, H3g, Vodafone and Tim. He has a great passion for the sea and has a PADI licence and practices free and scuba diving. The 2024 America's Cup will be his first.