Vontobel names marketing manager in Italy
Vontobel Asset Management has appointed Gianluca Cecchini as Product Marketing manager to grow the firm’s Italian and Spanish wholesale and retail business.
Cecchini joins Vontobel AM from Fidelity International and brings a 20 years’ experience to the role.
Prior to Fidelity International, Cecchini worked at Zurich Investments, Franklin Templeton and Deutsche Asset Management always covering marketing roles.
He will be based in Milan and report to Matteo Villani, head of Asset Management, Vontobel Italy.
Villani said Cecchini’s hire is aimed at strengthening Vontobel’s retail business both in Italy and in Spain by targeting financial intermediaries.