We develop navigation software for mobile robots.

Our mission is to broaden the use of robots in business and everyday life.

Early adopter companies are currently working with our solutions.



Alessandro Settimi

CEO/CTO & co-founder

Danilo Caporale

Technical Advisor & co-founder

Lucia Pallottino

 Scientific Advisor & co-founder

Matteo Razzanelli

 Business Developer & Robotics Engineer

Alessia Guida

 Robotics Engineer

Enrico Ciancolini

 Robotics Engineer

Vittorio Fabris

 Robotics Engineer

Marcello Marzano

Fractional CFO


Proxima Robotics was founded in December 2017 as a Spin-Off of the Research Center “E. Piaggio” of the University of Pisa and it is based in Pisa, Italy.


We have been incubated in the Polo Tecnologico di Navacchio.

The team has experience in innovative research and development in robotics, ranging from autonomous cars, underwater ROVs, humanoid robots. Some examples are: Roborace, Walk-man, ILIAD, Alter-Ego, WIMUST.