Company profile

Optit was founded in 2007 as an academic spin-off of the Operations Research group of Alma Mater University of Bologna which has obtained a high international visibility during more than thirty years of research.

In 2010 the management team of Optit was enriched with new expertizes in management consulting, leading Optit to become a recognized player in the development of innovative Decision Support System based on state-of-the-art forecasting, analytics, simulation and optimisation tools.

Integrating skilled modelling professionals with a consolidated SW development team and senior management consultants, Optit is supporting a constantly growing pool of customers and partners in efficient and effective management of complexity, achieving significant cost reduction, margin enhancements and business process improvement.

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Our Team

Daniele Vigo

Founder & Chief Scientific Officer

PhD, OR professor at Università di Bologna
Tabletop general

Matteo Pozzi

Partner & Chief Executive Officer

Physicist, Diploma in International relations, Management Consultant
Tanguero, entrepreneur and startupper

Claudio Caremi

Partner & Chief Operations Officer

ICT Engineer, Management Consultant
Loves tagliatelle, white-sand beaches, ’80-’90 italian trash films

Fabio Lombardi

Partner & Chief Information Officer

ICT & SW Engineer
Strategist, designer and father of daughters

Gessica Zarri

Analyst Consultant

Environmental Engineer
Passionate about waste logistics

Angelo Gordini

SW Application Developer

ICT & SW Engineer
Musician and instrumentalist

Simona Monetti


Diploma in Business Studies and Languages

Fabrizio Antonioli

SW Application Developer

ICT & SW Engineer
Sunday volley player

Mattia Manfroni

SW Application Developer

ICT & SW Engineer
Practitioner in diapers application

Lorenzo Ravaglia

Analyst Consultant

ICT & SW Engineer
Clarinettist and local foosball player champion

Cristiana Casanova

SW Application Developer

ICT & SW Engineer
Indoor cyclist in her spare time

Tiziano Parriani

Math Modelling Specialist

Ingegnere Gestionale, PhD in Operations Research
Game theory practitioner

Andrea Bettinelli

Math Modelling Specialist

Computer scientist, PhD in Operations Research

Claudia Capelli

Analyst Consultant

ICT & SW Engineer
Novice mother

Marco Giorgini

SW Application Developer

ICT & SW Engineer
Passionate about technology (in cloudy days)

Roberto D’Elia

SW Application Developer

ICT & SW Engineer
Domestic Rockstar

Fabrizio Detassis

Analyst Consultant

Time-space explorer and trekking lover

Operations Research
Operations Research



Business Model

Business Model


Operations Research offers tools to model, analyse and optimise a vast range of business issues, whenever large data volumes and complex system dynamics may require decision support solutions.

Optit has successfully designed and deployed innovative data analysis, forecasting, simulation and optimisation tools in a variety of industries, constantly enriching its solution portfolio through leading hedge projects with the most innovative companies at national and international level. 


  • Waste value and logistic chain network design to support new investment scenario evaluation
  • Strategic planning methodologies and solutions (asset sizing and positioning, optimal resource allocation, service design)
  • Operations planning tools (optimal waste collection routing, waste flow scheduling)


  • Energy Production Plant (e.g. co-generation) Optimised design & planning
  • GIS based District Heating Network Development optimisation
  • Smart grid modelling & optimisation


  • Distribution network optimal design
  • Logistics & transportation service design, analysis & improvement (fleet sizing, scheduling)
  • Optimal routing of complex transportation services

Resource management

  • Strategic analysis & optimisation of front desk services (finalist at EURO Excellence in Practice Award in 2012 and 2013, finalist of Wagner Prize 2013 for Excellence in Operations Research Practice)
  • Workflow management optimisation
  • Advanced planning and scheduling tools








Where we are:


Registered office:
Viale Amendola, 56/D
40026 Imola (BO) – Italy

Place of business:
Via Ravennate, 959
47522 Cesena (FC) – Italy

Tel: +39 0547 385703
Fax: +39 051 6370818
Mail: info@optit.net

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