Andrea studied Economics at Pavia University and got a Bachelor degree in 1995. In 2013, he obtained a PHD in Finance from Bologna University. He is also CFA (Certified Financial Analyst) Charter Holder (2001), passed with success the FRM (Financial Risk Manager) exams in 2002, and obtained in 2010 the CAIA diploma (Certified Alternative Investment Analyst). In 1986, Andrea and his team won the junior Italian Chess championship.
His working experience: Andrea started his career in 1996 in the Sella Group as economist. He was in charge of the research team since 1999 and became responsible for the Investment Strategy of the company. Between 2002 and 2012, he managed investment funds with a special focus on bonds (convertible bonds, emerging market bonds and corporate bonds). In 2013, he joined PKB as responsible of the management of bond funds as well as of some very large clients. He also managed some institutional mandates focused on bonds.
Andrea brings to Sumus his deep knowledge of financial markets, in particular of bonds, and a very global and technical background, enabling the construction of a strategy incorporating risk assessment.