Cologne-based asset manager Flossbach von Storch has appointed Arcangelo Barletta as Italy sales director to be responsible for the firm’s business development in Italy.
Barletta joins the German manager from Standard Life Investments, where he worked as the country manager for Italy and Ticino during nine years.
Prior to that, he worked as Italy country head for different companies, including New Star Asset Management – where he worked for two years – , and Nordea Investment Funds, where he served from 2005 to 2007. Formerly Barletta worked as head of wholesale Italy at Morley Fund Management.
Flossbach von Storch Invest, established in 2012 as a stock corporation under Luxembourg law, manages retail and institutional funds. The German firm distributes its funds in Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg and Spain.