Born in 1968 and graduated at the Faculty of Architecture of the Polytechnic of Milan he can boast 25 years of international professional experience of which 13 years collaborating with internationally renowned architects. Since 1993, he has worked in Paris and then in UK with Rick Mather. In 1996 he joined Renzo Piano Building Workshop where he spent 9 years as an Associate Architect.
He founded Vittorio Grassi Architetto and Partners in 2005, and in 2013 his French branch in Paris, as a boutique firm which now counts four nine design teams with creative and strongly motivated staff having architectural design, urban design and interior design production capabilities.
During the 12 years of practice, the company has been working in Italy, Russia, France, Turkey, Tunisia, Algeria, and Kuwait and boasting a series of victories in international design competitions. The studio retain international or local consultants as required for each project.
Vittorio has lectured at the AA School of Architecture in London, the University of Cape Town, the University of Bath and various Italian universities.
Currently he is visiting professor at the Pesenti Master School Department of Structural Engineering at the Polytechnic of Milan. He is a RIBA Chartered Architect and member of the Architects Registration Board of UK since 1996.