State Street Global Advisors has appointed Margherita Martelli to the Italian institutional sales team in London.
Martelli will focus on SSGA’s Italian activities, which includes Mediolanum State Street, a joint venture between Mediolanum and State Street, and will report to Erich Stock, director of State Street Global Advisors UK and managing director of Mediolanum State Street.
Margherita joins SSGA from Unicredito Italiano Pioneer Investments where she was responsible for internal and external communications, the launch of new funds, sales support and competitor analysis.
Commenting on SSGA’s Italian presence, Erich Stock said: “The joint venture relationship which we have with Mediolanum has enabled us to be well-positioned to take advantage of recent opportunities offered by the changes within the financial services landscape in Italy.”
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