Senator, elected in the European constituency.
Member of the Commissions: Foreign Affairs, Chairman of the Committee for issues of Italians abroad.
Former Senator in legislatures: XV, XVI.
From 1991 to 2006 he was a member of the CGIE (General Council of Italians Abroad). Was part of the Presidential Committee of CGIE from 1998 to 2004. Since 1997 he became President of FCLIS (Federation of the Free Italian Colonies in Switzerland), a position he holds to this day, and is part of the National Directorate of FILEF (Italian Federation of Migrant Workers and Families).
From 2002 to 2006, in Bern holds the post of Secretary General of the Forum for the Integration of Migrants in Switzerland (FIMM).