Tomaso Venerosa is a native of Udine, Italy. It is his philosophy and dream to work towards using his professional expertise to benefit his community, both locally and internationally. He started his career in a steel mill in Italy before working at the Fonderie Acciaierie Rojale “FAR Spa” in Reana del Rojale (Italy), a leading company in the production of spare parts for the mining industry. In 1999, he was made CEO of Amcast Inc. He is currently a Columbia University EMPA 2012 candidate (International Affair with quantitative concentration). He has the long term goal to participate in the creation of Bilateral Trade Agreements and the expansion of international trade & commerce.