UniCredit has appointed Fabio Lanza as head of business transformation & development to the group's wealth management business.
Lanza will be responsible for the development of new strategic projects and initiatives, aimed at growing the business while increasing its efficiency.
He joins UniCredit from the Italian asset manager Cordusio Sim, where he was general co-director of sales and operations.
Lanza will also form part of UniCredit Wealth Management's executive committee and will report directly to Marco Bizzozero, CEO of UniCredit Wealth Management.
In a comment made to the Italian financial website Qui Finanza, Bizzozero said: "Lanza's new position represents another decisive step in our path to becoming one of the leading players in wealth management in Europe .
His experience, leadership and solid professional career, which have contributed decisively to the affirmation of Cordusio Sim as one of the leading players in Italy, are a fundamental enrichment for our business."