Ing. Savino Rizzio, Chairman
Ing. Savino Rizzio
Born : Valduggia/Vercelli 1938
Education : Degree in mechanical engineering, Politecnico di Torino
Carrier : 1971, founded VIR Valvoindustria Ing. Rizzio S.p.A.; 1990-2000, President AVR (Italian Valve and Fittings Manufacturers’ Commitee); 1992, appointed board member Banca d’Italia, Vercelli; 1995-99, President Unione Industriale del Vercellese e della Valsesia (industrialists’ union); 1997, appointed member Executive Committee Confindustria (General Confederation of Italian Industry); 1999-2003, President Federpiemonte (federation of the industrial associations of Piedemont); 2000-06, chairman ANIMA (Federation of the Italian Associations of Mechanical and Engineering Industries); since 2002, advisor UNI (National Standardization Board); Knight of the Order of Labour Merit of the Italian Republic (2001).