Marcelo was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. As a junior, he competed in regional and national tournaments and attained a #12 ranking in the country for the 14yr old class. He served as an Assistant Director at SUPERTENIS Escuelas, Buenos Aires from 2007 – 2014. His duties included coaching and the supervision of high ranked junior students. Marcelo moved to New York in 2014. He has worked as a tennis instructor at Millenium, West Side tennis club, and CityView. Marcelo is a certified tennis professional accredited by the Argentina Tennis association.