Riccardo Martinelli

Riccardo Martinelli
PINKO
Start-up and Innovation Specialist

Riccardo Martinelli has a Master in Philosophy cum laude and in the past he held different Academics seminars regarding Sociology of Consumption. He started his working career on the CBOT floor in Chicago, before entering the London Hedge Fund industry as a Trader, where he developed and utilized a sociology driven approach to analyze and invest in the Financial Market, with a specific focus on ecology, raw materials, renewable energy and new tech. After that, he created his own project to support Nature Conservation in different Sub-Saharan countries, together with other different business based on new trends and at a zero or limited eco-footprint. At the moment Riccardo works in Pinko as a Start-up and Innovation specialist, with a focus in new technology for fashion and the aim to reduce the environmental impact of the industry.