IWBank Private Investments has appointed Mauro Runza as branch manager for the Milan area, in a move to strengthen the firm's financial advisory network.
Runza, who is currently a banker at BNL-BNP Paribas since 2014 and a manager at Banca Euromobiliare, brings a long experience in asset management.
IWBank Private Investments, the bank of UBI Group led by Dario Di Muro, had already made five hires earlier this year. The firm appointed Gianluca Smarrelli, Gianni Pipparelli, Vincenzo Iorio, Gianfranco Campanile and Paolo Veneziani as financial advisers.
Both Smarrelli and Pipparelli, who joined respectively from FinecoBank and Banca Widiba, were appointed to operate in the areas of Florence and Arezzo. Iorio, to operate in Milan, joined IWBank fromSüdtirol Bank while Campanile will be operating in Bari. Veneziani, who previously worked in Azimut, will be working in the Piacenza area.
Stefano Lenti, head of financial advisory and wealth management at IWBank Private Investments, said: "The figure of the financial adviser plays an essential role in our distinctive model (…) It is our commitment to invest in attracting talent to make the network more and more professionally qualified, aware and responsible."