After completing his studies in naval engineering at the University of Genoa, he started working with important companies in the shipbuilding and design sectors mainly in France. In parallel, he races in the professional O.R.C. circuit and in one-design classes.

In 2005, he founded ERYD s.r.l., a company engaged in yacht design and marketing of his own designed daysailers, which have become symbols of elegance, performance and innovation, sailing in the Mediterranean, along the Atlantic coasts and in main European lakes.
In 2015, the ERYD 30 was included in the YTEM Yacht’n Italy Export Museum catalog and was cited as one of ten masterpieces of Italian design in yachting between the years 2000 and 2015.
Comprising a highly specialized team and drawing  on 20 years of experience,  today ERYD creates both custom designs for individual shipowners and models for mass production marketed by Italian and international shipyards.