Born in 1954 and member of the Milanese tradition that generated designers such as Castiglioni, Zanuso, Magistretti and de Lucchi, Dordoni graduated in architecture at the Politecnico of Milan in 1979. Since then, he has designed for most of the leading names in the furniture and lighting sectors. For some of these, as head of design, he sets and co-ordinates the strategy of the product. For years, he worked as a designer and a consultant for high level brands, for product design with Artemide and Moroso, and for shops, showrooms and exhibitions with Panasonic and Dolce & Gabbana.
He also designs housing projects, villas, industrial buildings, restaurants and hotels both in Italy and worldwide.In 2005 he founded, with Alessandro Acerbi and Luca Zaniboni, the Dordoni Architects Studio, which is dedicated specifically to architectural planning and interior design.