Er Gin is the first and only Roman gin, a result of the collaboration between Alessandro De Filippo, Antonio Valentini, Emiliano Valenti and Francesco Peruzzi. Alessandro De Filippo is an Italian entrepreneur with businesses both in Italy and the United States. He has co-founded “Er Gin” and is also co-founder and CEO of Your Place in Rome, an innovative solution for university programs and students seeking short term housing accommodations and related services in Rome. He has also created the Borromini Study Center and is involved in several other projects. Antonio Valentini is a biologist and one of the co-founders of “Er Gin” and together with other scientists has also created a startup called “light Science” with the goal of making blood tests safe, fast and cheap – from home.