Paolo Bestagini received the M.Sc. degree in Telecommunications Engineering and the Ph.D. degree in Information Technology from the Politecnico di Milano, Italy, in 2010 and 2014, respectively.

He is currently an Associate Professor at the Image and Sound Processing Lab (ISPL), Politecnico di Milano.

His research interests focus on multimedia forensics and acoustic signal processing for microphone arrays.

He is Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT), the Elsevier Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation (JVCI), and Pattern Recognition. He is elected member of the IEEE Information Forensics and Security Technical Committee, and a co-organizer of the IEEE Signal Processing Cup 2018 and 2022.