Leonardo Ongaro



  • Senior Business Coordinator

    Badiani, London/Barcelona/Florence, 04/19 - current

    Responsible for IT and scalability; overseeing recruiting and training.

  • Store Manager

    D&D Food Services, London, 07/18 - 04/19

    Recruiting, training and supervising members of the team.

  • Teacher

    Italian Connections, Sydney, 09/17 - 04/18

    Teaching Italian as a foreign language.

  • Lecturer

    Devugees (DCI Institute), Berlin, 03/17 - 08/17

    Teaching and coordination of lectureship.

  • Web developer

    Erasys GmbH, Berlin, 05/12 - 09/16

    Designing and developing webapps.


  • IT skills

    Microsoft Office, Google Workspace, CMS (WordPress, Contentful), web development (HTML, JavaScript, PHP, CSS, APIs), Git, social media, Agile Methodology and Scrum, database administration (MySQL).

  • Productivity tools

    Project management, workforce scheduling, supply management.

  • Graphic software

    Illustrator, GIMP, Inkscape, PhotoShop.

  • Bright and happy personality

    Positive, creative, reliable, team player.

  • Used to multicultural environments

    Well traveled, open-minded, polyglot.


  • Italian


  • English

    Proficient (C1)

  • German

    Proficient (C1)

  • Spanish

    Proficient (C1)

  • French

    Waystage (A2)


  • Master of Science in Mathematics

    University of Florence, Italy (4/2012)

  • Certificate of Instructor (Ausbilder)

    Chamber of Commerce, Berlin, Germany (7/2017)

  • Food Safety/HACCP training

    NCASS UK Level 3 - Supervisor (12/2018)


We evaluate our courses monthly, and Leonardo's ratings were the highest we had so far. Always on time, prepared and smiling, his students from all around the world loved him.

Johannes K., Manager, DCI Institute

Leonardo was particularly good at motivating students with support and enthusiasm, and showed an excellent use of technology. He provided his feedback and experience with great enthusiasm.

Elena D., Director, Italian Connections

Leonardo has exhibited high standards for quality and accuracy. On a personal level, he’s charismatic, empathetic and open-minded, and he takes on all tasks with a positive energy and a smile.

Malte B., CEO, Erasys