Florian’s piano studies started in Bucharest, Romania, with Flavia Moldovan and later Gabriela Enășescu at George Enescu Music High School. At the Royal Academy of Music he obtained his BMus with First Class Honours and the Regency Award for notable achievement. In 2014, he obtained his Master of Arts degree with Distinction and a DipRAM for his final recital, and received the Alumni Development Award for distinguished studentship. He held the Hodgson Memorial post-studentship Fellowship at RAM in the academic year 2014-2015 and continues to teach in the piano department. In March 2018 the Royal Academy announced that Florian had been appointed Associate of the Royal Academy of Music (ARAM): an honour awarded to former students who have made a significant contribution to the music profession. Florian is currently studying with Boris Petrushansky at the Accademia Pianistica Internazionale in Imola.