WIIA Italy 2019: Paule Ansoleaga Abascal of Rothschild & Co comments on her nomination

Ridhima Sharma
WIIA Italy 2019: Paule Ansoleaga Abascal of Rothschild & Co comments on her nomination

Paule Ansoleaga Abascal (picture above), director, Rothschild & Co Asset Management Europe has been shortlisted in the Investment Women of the Year category of the InvestmentEurope's Women In Investment Awards Italy 2019.

Paule Ansoleaga Abascal says: "I am honoured to be part of this initiative. As the moral and economic case for gender parity gains acceptance, we shall build on this momentum and celebrate female achievements to further enhance awareness, challenge old mindsets and inspire other women.

"The stakes are high; diversity of thought leads to better decisions, enhancing economic outcomes and fostering stability and growth.

"We need sound financial systems to build strong economies and we need women advancement to build robust and resilient financial systems. Bottom line, we need a gender-equal industry to build a fairer, stronger and more sustainable future, for everyone."

The full shortlist for the Investment Women of the Year category includes:

Anna Vigliotti, Allianz Global Investors
Cinzia Tagliabue, Amundi
Alessandra Festini, Cassa Forense
Anna Maria Reforgiato Recupero, Generali Investments Partners
Laura Nateri, Lazard Fund Managers
Paule Ansoleaga Abascal, Rothschild & Co
Valeria Piani, UBS Asset Management
Donatella Principe, Fidelity International

The Awards, set to take place on 2 October at the Palazzo Parigi hotel in Milan, seek to recognise the achievements of women in Italy's investment industry across multiple areas, including analysis, fund management and fund selection. But they also seek to recognise some of the particular challenges faced by women in returning to the workforce, and those seeking to provide mentorship to others.
For full details about the Awards, including how to attend the ceremony even if not shorlisted, visit: https://events.investmenteurope.net/womenininvestment/static/home
Click here to view the full shortlist: https://events.investmenteurope.net/womenininvestment/static/shortlist