An entrepreneur with heart and soul, 40 years of experience in project management in a multidisciplinary context and a high level of competence in directing complex, multilingual mandates are the key characteristics of Olimpio Pini.
After taking over the engineering office founded by his father over 25 years ago, Olimpio Pini has worked continuously and with foresight on its expansion and diversification, with the aim of guaranteeing the long-term competitiveness of the company and safeguarding jobs.
He has always been driven by complex circumstances and settings: whether during his many years of involvement in rowing, as an active sportsman and trainer at national level, for more than 20 years in communal and cantonal politics in the canton of Ticino, or as an officer in the General Staff of the Swiss Army.
In addition to being Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Pini Group, Olimpio Pini currently holds key positions in strategically important infrastructure projects at national and european level.
Olimpio Pini graduated in civil engineering from ETH Zurich. He completed postgraduate studies in ‘Ouvrages Souterrains’ at EPF Lausanne and continued his education in ‘Management of technologies (MoT)’, at EPFL-UNIL-Texas University and at the University of St. Gallen in ‘Complexity Management with System Dynamics’.