Young talent of the Italian Perfumery, Luca Maffei began to work as Assistant Perfumer in 2007 in the family company, at the end of his classical and economical studies.
Since he was a child, he has always been close to the world of essences,"fascinated by the charm of raw materials and by the mysterious alchemy of their combinations" and decided to explore this unique and wonderful world.
Hence, he started an individual training with Françoise Marin, perfumer and former director of the Givaudan Roure Perfumery School in Grasse.
Since his debut, Luca Maffei has creafted a number of important fragrances belonging to brands of Niche Perfumery (Pineider, Acca Kappa, Washington Tremlett, Monte Carlo Perris, Carthusia, Tiziana Terenzi) and Mainstream (Alyssa Ashley and Zippo). He currently works as master perfumer at AFM Atelier Fragrances Milano, a private company founded by his father Marco Maffei, a popular name in the Italian perfume Industry, and Maurizio Cerizza, one of the most famous contemporary Italian noses.