Silvia Civardi received the M. Sc. Degree in Electronic Engineering from the Politecnico of Milano (Italy) in 1985 and the Ph.D on Biomedical Engineering from the same University in 1989.
Since 1990 she has been working in the Medical Device Market helding several positions in Marketing and Sales with Amplifon, Sorin Biomedica, Bellco and Fresenius Medical Care.
With Fresenius Medical Care, she was appointed in 2011 Chief Executive Officer of the Italian Subsidiary taking responsibility for the commercial organization and the development of the Italian Market.
Fresenius Medical Care is the world’s largest provider of products and services for renal diseases and the leading provider of dialysis products such as dialysis machines or dialyzers. Along with its core business, the company provides related medical services in the field of Care Coordination. Fresenius Medical Care is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (FME) and on the New York Stock Exchange (FMS).