Michael C. Thomsett is a widely published options author. His "Getting Started in Options" (Wiley, 9th edition) has sold over 300,000 copies. He also is author of "Options Trading for the Conservative Investor" and "The Options Trading Body of Knowledge" (both FT Press); and "Options for Risk-Free Portfolios" and "Options for Swing Trading" (both Palgrave Macmillan). Thomsett also writes for www.TheStreet.com
Giampiero earned a degree in Electronics and Multimedia in Switzerland, and a second degree in Finance in the United States, graduating with a 4.0 GPA. He is been an individual investor for many years, using both principles of fundamental and technical analysis.