Danilo Benevelli was born in La Spezia (Italy) th 11th november 1953.
After the classical studies and a working experience, in 1982 moved to Johannesburg working in the freight forwarding field and through the years was directors of major companies like Danzas and Panalpina.
Danilo Benevelli completed his studies with a Diploma in Marketing Managment at the Damelin Managment SchooI in Johannesburg.
In the same period was elected Secretary General of the Italian-Southafrican Chamber of Commerce.
This experience allowed him to be introduced to all leves of the most important italian firms in South Africa (i.e. Alitalia, Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Olivetti, Generali etc.).
Back in Europe in 1990 founded the DANILO BENEVELLI RAPPRESENTANZE sa, now NUER sa.