With more than 25 years of experience in computer networking technology and marketing, Dalarossa built in 1989 his first venture, Cyclades Corporation, with partner John Lima in Brazil. Cyclades grew to become a global organization with more than 8,000 customers and more than 350 employees in 19 locations worldwide and was sold in the year 2006. Dalarossa lives in Fremont, CA and is currently involved with entrepreneurship educational programs at ZymiGroup , design and construction of energy efficient custom houses, Brazilian instrumental Choro music and a foundation in US and Brazil to assist kids at risk. Dalarossa, who started his career as a software engineer, holds a B.S. degree in Computer Sciences from the University of São Paulo.