After his studies at the Scuola Statale di Pubblicatà, Alessandro Gottardo started working as an illustrator and graphic artist. He entered comics field after meeting with Giorgio Cavazzano. He began drawing Disney comics for Mondadori in 1986. He did a couple of stories a year, but his production intensified from 1998. Throughout the years, Gottardo has done other projects, such as 'Senza Motivo Apparente' and some stories with 'Selen' at Tornado Press.