Allianz Bank Financial Advisors’ board of directors has appointed Paola Pietrafesa as the firm’s CEO and general manager.
Pietrafesa succeeds Giacomo Campora, who has led Allianz Bank Financial Advisors since 2008 and has been also appointed by the board of directors as vice-president.
Before her appointment, Pietrafesa worked as Allianz Bank’s general manager. Since she joined the Allianz Group in 2005, Pietrafesa has held various positions at the company including that of deputy director general of Allianz SpA, being responsible for the strategic functions of Legal and Compliance and Corporate Secretary. Prior to that, she worked as chief compliance officer and head of the legal area of Allianz Bank FA, and formerly, as head of Internal Audit and Compliance Officer of Allianz GI Italy. Before joining the Allianz Group, Pietrafesa was a senior manager at Arthur Andersen and Deloitte & Touche.
Allianz Bank had €45.3bn as of the end of 2017.