The Italian branch of the Amundi Group, Amundi SGR, has appointed Federico Garofalo as senior sales ETF, Indexing and Smart Beta.
Garofalo joins Amundi SGR from Pioneer Investment Management SGR, where he worked during more than 13 years, starting as a private and corporate relationship manager – a role he held for around one year – and later, as a senior sales manager institutional for nearly 13 years.
Prior to that, Garofalo worked for seven months as a fund manager at PIXel Investment Management from the Unicredit Group.
He previously worked as a fund manager at ING Investment Management during four years, responsible for overseeing European and US equities markets. Garofalo was particularly focused on the Italian Stock Exchange and on the Italian mid-small caps analysis. He also was in charge of the equity investments of a primary pension fund.