Michele Leonello becomes new Head of Global Design at DO:IT
With more than 18 years of experience in the field of professional Automotive Design, Michele Leonello’s new role puts him in charge of the DO:IT Advanced Design Team, as well as he will be supporting the company with his unique design approach and guidance representing the typical Italian style and culture.
Leonello is living Italian Design; based in Milan, the 38 years old car designer and former member of Alfa Romeo’s Centro Stile in Arese, worked on multiple design teams developing a variety of the most famous models of the Alfa Romeo and Maserati product range. Next to that, Leonello also became one of the most experienced Motorsport Designers in Europe, working for some of the biggest competitive teams participating in the 24h of Le Mans, Ferrari Challenge, Porsche Cup, and the Lamborghini Super Trofeo (Europe, Asia and America seasons). Since 2008, he has been teaching at SPD Milan, mentoring international student teams in the University’s Masters course in Transportation and Car Design. With his energetic approach, he always succeeds in creating a challenging learning environment where the design teams are committed to empower their creativity and grow their talents and strengths.