Our Senior Management Team
Francesco Balena

Francesco Balena

Chief Executive Officer - Tools and Research Division

Francesco Balena is a well-known and highly regarded developer and author.

He has written numerous Microsoft Press® books, including the widely acclaimed Programming Microsoft Visual Basic® titles, and co-authored Applied Microsoft .NET Framework Programming in Visual Basic .NET (with Jeffrey Richter).

Francesco has written over 70+ articles for US magazines, such as Visual Studio Magazine and MSDN Magazine, taught and consulted for Wintellect, and spoke at conferences for developers in US and Europe.

Francesco is a cofounder of Code Architects, and a former Microsoft MSDN Regional Director for Italy, and a frequent speaker at developer conferences.

Giuseppe Dimauro

Giuseppe Dimauro

Chief Technology Officer - Consulting and Services Division

Giuseppe Dimauro is CTO and co-founder of Code Architects former Microsoft MSDN Regional Director for Italy from 2002 to 2016. He is co-author of Practical Guidelines and Best Practices for Microsoft Visual Basic and Visual C# Developers (with Francesco Balena) and regular speaker at Italian conferences for developers.

Giuseppe has written code for over 20 years, in C, C++, Assembly, Pascal, Visual Basic, C#, and a few other languages not worth mentioning here.

He offered training and consulting for dozens of large Italian companies, banks, ISVs, and government agencies about advanced Enterprise Architectures and Software Engineering.

Sabino Labarile

Sabino Labarile

Chief Delivery Officer

Sabino Labarile is an experienced technical delivery manager, across various industries.

He coordinates the entire delivery structure and he manages customer relationships with both the CIOs of our clients and with external vendors.

He is highly motivated and adaptable to the change, Sabino excels in develivering high pressure projects.

Sabino is a former software engineer with working experience on enterprise class applications, business intelligence and system integration.

Giuseppe Tritto

Giuseppe Tritto

Chief Information Officer

Giuseppe Tritto has over thirty years of experience working on IT Systems.

He is a systems architect specialised in Enterprise Infrastructure Architecture, as well as this he is a Microsoft Certificate Trainer.

Giuseppe manages the system administration and system infrastructure for Code Architects and its clients.

He leads the Cloud infrastructure transformation using Microsoft Window Azure.

Nicola Gallo

Nicola Gallo

Chief Technology Officer - UK division

Nicola Gallo is software architect with a passion for creating cutting edge technology. His main focus is on cloud, distributed systems, high availability systems, fault-tolerant systems, microservices, polyglot persistence and CQRS.

He spent most of his career in United Kingdom developing and architecting software for top tier investment banks.

Nicola has written code for over a decade, working full stack mainly on .NET framework and distributed systems.

Davide Mannone

Davide Mannone

Chief Automation Officer - Research Division

Davide Mannone is a Computer Engineer, software developer and hardware architect, and expert in communication systems and protocols, he holds a Master in Industrial, Mechatronics and Production Systems at C.N.R. - ITIA, and has specific skills on the technological aspects and production of AGVs.

He deals both with development and customer support for feature-building activities, estimates and implementation costs, and management of development teams.

Rocco Nicola Lombardi

Rocco Nicola Lombardi

Chief Automation Officer - Engineering Division

Rocco Nicola Lombardi is an Electronic Engineer, he holds a Master in Industrial, Mechatronics and Production Systems at C.N.R. - ITIA, and has designed control systems at FIAT Research Centers in Turin.

He has over 10 years experience in designing and developing electrical and electronic software solutions for mechatronics, analysis and evaluation of industrial machinery risks, development and management of industrial research projects and production of experimental machines and systems.

Glen Ratcliffe

Glen Ratcliffe

Chief Business Development Officer - UK Division

Glen is leading Business Development , Marketing and Client Success for Code Architects.

He is an experienced sales executive and business management professional within the Technology and Services Arena. Glen spent over 16 years building partnerships with Start Ups. SME’s and Enterprise Technology organisations across Europe by providing talent and project resourcing solutions. Over many years, Glen has worked with numerous well known Fintech , Blockchain, Financial services organisations and the UK public sector.