Lucio is a geriatrician who has worked for over thirty years in healthcare industry in Italy, Germany, Slovenia, the UK and the Netherlands. Fully registered for Medical Practice in Italy and the UK, Lucio has worked as medical director of international corporations, to include Baxter, Abbott, Terumo and Bristol-Myers Squibb, with pharmaceutical, biotech, clinical nutrition and medical technology products.
In 1998 Lucio set up Wyfold Medical, a consultancy agency dedicated to medical affairs and clinical development for the medical device and biotech industry. Wyfold Medical offers interim management and consultancy activity in the areas of clinical research, medical affairs, regulatory affairs, health economics and Health Technology Assessment, market research, strategic marketing and early development of inventions. In his capacity of interim manager, Lucio has in the more recent years been Chief Medical Officer of BioPheresis, RanD Biotech, Astellas Pharma, Clasado Biosciences, and BTG. He is currently Executive Chairman of Seventeen, an Italian start-up dedicated to the clinical development of innovative medical devices for loco-regional therapy of cancer.
Lucio was President of the Italian Medical Society of Great Britain for the term 2014-16, and is currently its Past President.