Since 1994 Claudio has offered strategic and scenario counselling to the most important names of the radio industry. After his first experiences in local radios, in 1988 he became co-founder and general manager of RTL 102.5. He left it 5 years later, after it had reached the third position in the Italian ranking, and started to work as a freelance. He developed very important names as Radio 105, RMC Radio Montecarlo, RAI International, Radio Italia Network. In 1999 Claudio contributed to the creation of Radio 24 for SPER and Il Sole 24 ore. Then he relaunched RDS, of which he had been station manager from 2001 to 2004. In 2004 he founded “ASTORRI – Comunicazione Radio”, which offers counselling to radios, concessionaires and professionals: recently he helped launching R101 for Mondadori group and assisted Elemedia, company of L’Espresso group and owner of Radio Deejay, Radio Capital and M2O. Since 2004 he has been professor at the Master of Musical Communication of Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore.

Claudio Astorri