Ivan Casella

  • Legal Counsel, Legal

Ivan Casella, in its role of Legal Counsel, is responsible for the legal activities related to one of the four Services into which the Legal, Corporate and Regulatory Department of the Human Technopole Foundation is divided, the Legal Affairs Service, reporting directly to the General Counsel and Head of Legal.

He also takes care of the legal affairs related to the Center for Innovation and Technology Transfer established within the Human Technopole Foundation.


He has a solid academic background, including a degree in Law with the grade of 110/110 summa cum laude and a Ph.D. in Private law, labour law and intellectual property law with the grade of Excellent, both obtained in ordinary time, from the University of Pavia. He has spent significant visiting research periods abroad.

He is qualified to practice the profession of Lawyer in Italy, with State bar examination passed before the Court of Appeal of Milan.


From 2014 to 2018, he gained four years of professional experience in first-ranked law firms, moving between different practices and industries, dealing over the time with corporate and commercial, real estate, intellectual property and corporate litigation matters.

From 2018 to 2020, following its transition in-house within a structured State-owned company, he experienced the reality of engineering and construction and the system of State-owned subsidiaries.

As of July 2020, he joined the Human Technopole Foundation.