B: Basle, Switzerland May 01 1959
(Bio From Roberto Giobbi’s Official Site Here)
Fluent in six languages, 1988, 1991, winner FISM I turned professional after winning FISM 1988. At that time there were only two or three people in Switzerland doing magic professionally; now, almost 30 years later, there are dozens, and several tell Roberto that He inspired them to take that step.
In 1990 the MRS (Magischer Ring der Schweiz) held their first national competition, and Roberto was the winner of all categories and was the very first to received their Grand Prix.
Roberto Is a very prolific writer (Articles, Books, Columns and Essays) and lecturer.
1987 Writer of the Year of the Magischer Zirkel von Deutschland
1988 Vice World Champion Card Magic at FISM (The Hague)
1990 Grand Prix at the Swiss Championships of Magic
1991 Vice World Champion Card Magic at FISM (Lausanne)
2012 Literary Fellowship from the Academy of Magical Arts
2014 John Nevil Maskelyne Award for Literature from the Magic Circle of London
2015 FISM Lifetime Achievement Award “Theory & Philosophy” (Rimini)