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What is driving me? Why do I get out bed in the morning?


Since I was a little child, I have always dreamed to be an inventor, to collaborate and leave a good mark on society. It’s time to act!


Remember to stay healthy in order to be able to support others and for your own personal well-being. “Put on your oxygen mask before helping others”


Until we terraform other planets, Earth is our only home. It is our spaceship and we must collaborate to keep it alive for the future generations.


Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.

My Journey

Everything you learn is a precious thing, and it stays with you, without any suitcase needed.

  • 1993-2015

    Italian Roots

    Grown between France and Italy, between the highs of the Alps and the waves of the Mediterrean Sea.

  • 2015-2017

    British Resilience

    Under the gray sky of England, a young gentleman started a career as software engineer.

  • Spring 2017

    American Dreaming

    First visited the SF Bay Area, fell in love with the campus life, made friends and memories.

  • Fall 2017

    Adventuring Canada

    Attempt to get a working permit in the North, Niagara Falls wonder, survived the cold.

  • 2018-2019

    The City That Never Sleeps

    Student life felt like a movie, refined Spider-Man senses, life in the Big Apple.

  • 2019

    Californian Sunrise

    Ocean waves, dreaming company, a new adventure to be written.

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Here’s me

Or at least a digital representation of what I look like.

Marco Montalto Monella

Marco Montalto Monella

Site Reliability Engineer at Microsoft

Lives in SF Bay Area, CA
  • Passionate engineer
  • Former Core Data PE at Meta
  • Alumnus of NYU & PoliTo
  • Gymnastics & running keep me active

Motivation, determination and collaboration.

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