Azimut names head of fixed income

Eugenia Jiménez
Azimut names head of fixed income

Italian Azimut Group has appointed Nicolò Bocchin as senior portfolio manager and head of fixed income for its Luxembourg asset management division AZ Fund Management.

Bocchin joins Azimut from Aletti Gestielle SGR where he worked as portfolio manager and responsible for the credit desk. With some 20 years’ experience, he has developed strong skills in the high yield, subordinates, hybrid bonds, convertibles and emerging bonds.

Sergio Albarelli, CEO of Azimut Group, says: “The appointment of Nicolò strengthens the Group’s commitment to quality of our portfolio management team. His experience in fixed income investments and his strong know-how in corporate credit will support the Global Asset Management Team which has been launched with the aim to generate performance and to better satisfy the needs of Italian and international investors.”