UIAGM Mountain Guide since 1984, UIAGM Mountain Guide Instructor and President of the Cortina Mountain Guides. He has summitted three 8000m peaks: Cho Oyu in 1998, Gasherbrum II in 2000 and Everest in 2002.
A weak ridge is situated over Afghanistan. It may at times affect the K2-area during the first days giving only risk of occasional showers. Then it seems to become more unsettled with frequent showers due to lows over Kashmir and Tibet.