After graduating in a 5 years master course in Architecture in Italy, Ilaria moved to UK to pursue a Master in Science at Cardiff University.

Graduating in 2016, she started working in the public sector as an architectural technician while studying to become a qualified architect in both Italy and the UK.

Following her registration as an architect, Ilaria increased her experience working in the private sector gaining a more in depth knowledge and experience in dealing in residential developments, education and community projects from inception to completion.