Lyxor Alternative Investments has strengthened its position in Italy with the appointment of Giorgio Fernicola (pictured) as senior Institutional Sales Italy.
Fernicola’s appointment is aimed at expanding the company’s institutional business on Lyxor’s alternative products in the country.
He will report to Alex Merla, managing director – head of Business Development Southern Europe and LatAm at Societe Generale.
Prior to joining Lyxor, Fernicola has worked as senior client relationship manager at SEB Asset Management since 2007. He started his career at Merrill Lynch Private Bank in 2004.
At present, Lyxor Alternative Investments currently provides to Italian clients the Managed Account and the Alternative Ucits platforms as part of its offering.