Major Davide CAMPISI
CSM Davide CAMPISI was born in LATINA (LAZIO - ITALY) the 29th October 1964.
He attended the 50th course at the Italian Army NCO School in 1982 followed by the specialization phase in the Italian Army engineer school (1982-1983).
He served as Combat Engineer Squad Leader of the Combat Engineer Paratrooper Coy from 1983 to 2002. Appointed EOD Platoon Leader in 2002 he served at the 8th Combat Engineer Para Regiment in Legnago until 2007.
In 2007 he moved to the Airborne Brigade Headquarter as staff assistant in the G3 operational branch and then, in 2014, he was appointed Airborne Brigade Headquarter Command Sergeant Major.
CSM Campisi has been employed in several overseas operations, such as “Provide Comfort” in IRAQ (1991), “European Community Monitor Mission” (ECMM) EX-JUGOSLAVIA (1991), “Restore Hope” SOMALIA (1992), “ SFOR” (1996) and “Joint Guard” (1999/ 2001) in BOSNIA, “Joint Guardian” (2000/ 2002) in KOSOVO, “CONCORDIA” (2003) in FYROM and two tours in ISAF (2007 and 2009) in AFGHANISTAN. Lastly he has been deployed as ABN BDE CSM during the operation LEONTE XXII in LEBANON..
He has also participated in several Multinational Exercise, such as “Ex FARFADET” in FRANCE, “Ex NEMESIS SWORD” and “Ex PEREGRIN SWORD” in GERMANY and “Ex RECCEX 14” with ARRC.
As Airborne NCO he attended all the Para courses, the Static Line parachute course, Static Line Jump Master course, Pathfinder course, Military Free Fall parachute course, Airdrop course and Air Embarkation Operations Officer course.
He attended the “Nuclear Biological And Chemical Weapons Course”,” EOD/IEDD Course”, “NATO Force Protection Course”, NATO Weapon Intelligence Team Course, NATO C-IED Train the Trainer Course, “NATO Senior NCO Orientation Course”, “NATO Senior NCO Advanced Leadership Course” and NATO CSEL Course.. He has also got the Scuba Diver IDC Instructor qualification.
During his carrier he has also achieved several wings such as those from USA, CANADA, GERMANY, NETHERLANDS, SINGAPORE and FRANCE, .
He was awarded with Bronze Medal for Honor of the Army, State Award “Cavaliere della Repubblica Italiana”, Gold Medal for Airborn attivity and Silver Medal for a long Platoon Leader.
He is married to Mrs Maria Grazia and he has got two daughters Erika and Federica.