Gianugo Rabellino
Via Grandi, 38

Desio, MI
Italy, 20033
+39 02 24 12 68 45 (office)


I’m interested in building next-generation architectures of participation built around ecosystems of technology, economics and sociology.

Education & Affiliations

Law Law

University of Genova
October 1988July 1997

Liceo Classico G.Chiabrera – Savona
September 1984July 1998

Member, Apache Software Foundation
June 2004

Professional Experience

Founder and CEO
Sourcesense S.r.l., Milan, Rome, Amsterdam, Norwich
January 2006Present
Founder and CEO of Sourcesense, a System Integrator acting on a European level on Open Source technologies. Responsible for the overall international business strategy, execution of the business plan, partner network build out and management of a team of 30+ people. During its first year of activity, Sourcesense acquired a number of blue chip customers and nearly tripled the initial business goals: the company is now growing at a fast pace both in business and in european coverage to achieve the goal of becoming the leading Open Source System Integrator in Europe.

Pro-netics S.r.l., Rome
January 2002December 2005
Leading a team of 50 people devoted to system integration for the enterprise market, with a peculiar focus on Open Source technologies. Notable results include founding of the Orixo consortium ( and constant growth of business and awareness of the Pro-netics brand as a major player in the italian SI market, working with enterprise-class customers to build complex solutions.

Network & Security Director, Project Lead
KSolutions S.p.A., Pisa
December 2001December 2002
Leading the network and security groups of KSolutions S.p.a., a Kataweb group company. My responsibilities included oversight and QA of the whole delivery process other than specific duties in coordinating the network & security business unit for the whole Ksolutions group, leading a team of seven people and managing a complex multi-site and multi-company environment.

Bibop Research S.p.A., Milan
May 2000October 2001
Responsible for the software development and system/network administration groups. Duties included fostering the technical department of the company, which eventually grew up to 20 people handling complex projects with customers as Terra Netwoks, KataWeb, Mediaset, RAI, De Agostini and many more. Also responsible for synergies with major HW/SW vendors (Sun, IBM, Oracle, ISP, Apache Software Foundation).

Project Manager S.p.A., Milan
January 1998April 2000
Started as a second level technical support engineer, while being responsible for the company DNS and domain/network registrations. On January1999 assigned to the colo cation business unit, as a large account technical project manager. Involved in planning, deployment and production phases of the most important Internet portals in Italy, such as KataWeb, Jumpy, Spray and Freedomland, and of other large customers such as Unicredito, Costa Crociere and more.

Sales Manager
SIR S.r.l., Genoa
June 1996October 1997

Account Manager
Do it S.r.l., Genoa
February 1996June 1996

Freelance Consultant
Indipendent, Genoa
January 1993February 1996