Mediolanum Asset Management (MAML), the Irish asset management arm of financial group Mediolanum, has appointed Astrid Schilo as multi asset strategist and Inma Conde as head of Manager Research, the firm announced.
Both are based in Dublin. Schilo (pictured left) will join MAML’s strategy team and contribute to the investment decisions of the broader investment team, as well as provide economic data and financial markets’ analysis.
She joins from Accenture Research where, as a research senior principal, she worked on an artificial intelligence project. Prior to that, Schilo held roles of investment officer, public markets and chief European economist at the International Monetary Fund and Exane BNP Paribas respectively.
Manager research head Conde will head Mediolanum’s analyst team, responsible for manager selection. She will work alongside portfolio managers to identify best fund ideas, in accordance with Mediolanum’s proprietary investment process “Med3”.
Furio Pietribiasi, managing director at Mediolanum Asset Management Limited commented: “We are delighted to have Astrid and Inma onboard. Their extensive experience and rigour in making investment decisions provides an ideal fit for MAML’s investment approach, targeting performance excellence. Astrid’s background in financial markets and multi-asset management, combined with Inma’s consistent performance when researching managers, will add additional strength to MAML’s successful multi management portfolio management.”
MAML had around €37bn of assets under management as of June 2018 and totalled 55 funds under management.
Mediolanum’s head of Investments Christophe Jaubert was recently portrayed by InvestmentEurope.