Giovanni Torsello teaches Vascular Surgery at the University of Münster (Germany), and is Director of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Center of the University Hospital of Münster. Since 1996 he is also Head of the Department of Surgery Vascular of the St. Franziskus Hospital in the same city. He is President of the Academy of the Vascular Surgery Society. He has published more than two hundred articles and written more than 10 books on the diagnosis and therapy of vascular diseases. For its research activities received the highest awards of the European Society of Vascular Surgery and German. He also received the Award “Eden”. Prof. Torsello is an honorary member of the Italian Society of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery.