Mirko Silvestrini graduated at the University of Venice, Italy and has been running Rapitrad, his translation company, since 1990. He is also the President of Unilingue, the Italian Association of Language Service Providers.
Mr. Silvestrini has been a speaker at various translation conferences in Italy and abroad on behalf of the Italian Association of LSPs. He is a member of Confindustria, the main organisation representing Italian manufacturing and services companies. He is also a member of the English Chamber of Commerce and a helicopter pilot.