The countdown has started to the celebration of the Women In Investment Awards Italy 2019, taking place on the evening of the 2 October at the Palazzo Parigi hotel in Milan.
The Awards, hosted by InvestmentEurope for first time in Italy, have counted with asset management groups including Aviva Investors, BNY Mellon, MFS, and Natixis Investment Managers as associate sponsors.
In addition to the support of these global asset managers, the new event has also counted with the support of the Association of Professional Fund Investors (APFI), InvestmentEurope's sister publications Investment Week and Business Green, the British Chamber of Commerce for Italy, the Forum per la Finanza Sostenibile and its carbon offset partner Ecosphere +.
The Awards seek to recognise and honour the achievements of women working across all parts of Italy's investment industry, while aim at helping to shape the discussion on how to promote inclusion and diversity in the sector.
The categories include an award for Analyst of the Year, Fund Manager of the Year, Fund Selector of the Year, Investment Woman of the Year, Mentor of the Year, Most Inspiring Returner, Role Model of the Year, Team Leader of the Year, Young Investment Woman of the Year, and Lifetime Achievement Award. This latest recognition will be announced on the night.
For full details of the Awards event, including how to book a table, click here.