The Makr Shakr bar system was designed by award-winning practice Carlo Ratti Associati, combining future robotics with Italian design roots. The recipient of many awards – including D&AD and Core77 – it was developed in the city of Torino, Italy, the birthplace of Martini and Vermouth. Today Makr Shakr bar system continues with cocktail innovation.
Emanuele Rossetti is an Italian engineer educated at Politecnico di Torino (IT) and “City of London Polytechnic” (UK). He helds a PhD in applied mechanics and has taught robot’s mechanics at Politecnico di Torino (IT). He joined Makr Shakr team with the aim to bring it to the moon and back.
Educated in Italy, Australia and China, Alessandro is a mechanical and production engineer who brings meticulous attention to the creative movements of the robots and their performance.
Grown and educated in Turin, Filippo graduated in engineering and management from Politecnico di Torino, with a specialization in finance. After having worked for sport and entertainment associations, he now aims at bringing the Makr Shakr On the Road cocktail trip as far as possible.
Lorenzo is a management engineer graduated at Politecnico di Torino. He worked in the management field both in Piedmont and Sicily. Makr Shakr’s procurement and logistics are his daily bread.
Graduated in Engineering and Management at the Politecnico di Torino, Edoardo masters the robots and their communications in order to have the tastiest cocktails at light speed.
Graduated from Politecnico di Torino, after some international experience in Eindhoven. Architect and craftsman Vittorio joins the team as project construction manager.
Paola is at the heart of Makr Shakr team’s organization. She ensures that all is smooth and organized. Without her the office would be a chaotic mess.
Graduated from Politecnico of Turin she’s at core of our developer’s team, she helps the magic to get real
Damiano’s family name decided his fate early on. He is in fact a GUI – Graphical User Interface designer – and more generally the interaction whizz behind the Makr Shakr user experience. He studied at the IUAV University of Venice and was a researcher at the MIT.
Andrea is a multi-disciplinary award winning designer with a M.A. in Communication Design and a major in Interaction Design. He’s the leader of the Interaction Design Association for Turin and Milan and judge of several digital awards. He’s constantly making sure the Makr Shakr user experience is smooth and cool.
We are hiring!
Makr Shakr is looking for exceptionally talented individuals in the fields of mechatronics, mechanical engineering, industrial design – and mixology of course. Could it be you? Send us your resume and a short statement to firstname.lastname@example.org
Physicist and designer, he is a co-inventor of the Copenhagen Wheel and Associate Director of the SENSEable City Lab at MIT.
Technology enthusiast and computer geek, Michael graduated with a degree in Astronomy and Astrophysics from Harvard University. He brings over 20 years of network engineering and systems analysis experience to the team.
Architect, engineer and Director of MIT SENSEable City Lab, Carlo is a living creative visionary. Named by FastCo one of the “50 Most Influential Designers in America” and Wired “Smart List2012: 50 people who will change the world”.