Born in Milan, Italy, in 1966, Sebastiano Cossia Castiglioni is an award-winning entrepreneur, investor, advisor, and designer whose business interests span the art, food, wine, music, technology, and healthcare/life science sectors. A long time vegetarian, now vegan, Sebastiano serves on the Board of Advisors of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society and spends much of his time in Asia, Europe and the US – campaigning for animal rights and promoting the benefits of a plant-based lifestyle.