She is Roman and female – two characteristics that are rare among designers of her generation. She has a natural curiosity for innovation and researching materials and technology. She also boasts acute, in-depth observation of the world around her. These qualities have led her to operate in a vast range of fields for prestigious brands. She gained several recognitions such as six ADI Design Index selections, six Compasso d’Oro mentions, and 4 Design Plus awards.
She is also curator for cultural events, consultant for various exhibitions, guest for TV programs about design and professor in different universities. She is an ADI member since 1979 and in 2014 she became vice-president. She was also part of the first Italian Design Council.