Landscape Architect with a keen interest in horticulture and particular expertise in planting design.
He holds an Honours degree in Agricultural Sciences from Italy and a Master’s in Landscape Architecture from the University of Greenwich.
Whilst at University he worked in nurseries in the Netherlands and his native Italy, to advance his knowledge and passion for plants. After graduating, he joined UK landscape architecture practice Gillespies in 2014.
Giacomo is a Planting Specialist and Landscape Architect in Gillespies’ London office, where he is leading the planting research group, organising internal training, and arranging for planting-focused visits and talks. In addition to his professional practice, Giacomo is an academic tutor in planting design at the University Of Sheffield and an external lecturer in planting design at the University Of Greenwich.