Pino co-founded Heart n Soul with Mark Williams in 1986 and has had a successful songwriting career. He’s written over fifty songs and performed internationally from Denmark to South Korea. His songwriting is heavily inspired by love and romance and his musical heroes include Cliff Richard, The Beatles and Dusty Springfield.
Pino has co-directed his first film called ‘What is Love?’ He is also a key member of the Heart n Soul at the Hub project team based at Wellcome Collection. Pino was awarded an MBE in 2010 for services to disability arts.