InvestmentEurope caught up with some of the 2019 Women In Investment Awards Italy winners after the ceremony.
Manuela Cedarmas, senior portfolio manager, fund selector and head of Emerging Strategies and Markets at Tages Capital,was awarded InvestmentEurope's Analyst of the Year 2019.
Cedarmas has been working in the financial industry for almost two decades at companies including Duemme SGR, Unifortune SGR, Citibank Milan and the Italian stock exchange. She will be moderating a panel discussion on ESG at the upcoming InvestmentEurope's Thematic Forum Milan 2019.
The Women In Investment Awards Italy 2019 took place on 2 of October at the Palazzo Parigi hotel in Milan and crowned winners across 10 categories.
Over 180 financial professionals from the Italian asset management industry attended the event which, hosted by InvestmentEurope for first time in Italy, aimed at recognising and celebrating the inspiring achievements of women working for the local industry, while helping to shape the discussion around how to promote and improve diversity.
Associate Sponsors for the event were Aviva Investors, BNY Mellon, MFS and Natixis Investment Management.
Supporting them were also the Association of Professional Fund Investors (APFI), The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy (BCCI), Investment Week and Forum per la Finanza Sostenible.
Sustainability Partner was Business Green. And Carbon Offset Partner was ecosphere+.