Global asset management firm Robeco has expanded its sales team with the appointment of Maria Cattelani as senior sales.
Cattelani will report to Marcello Matranga, Italy country head of Robeco, and will be responsible for developing and consolidating the relationships with the firm's distribution network in the Italian market. She joins a team made up by Michele Giarrizzo and Luca Rusconi.
Before coming to Robeco, Cattelani held the position of senior relationship manager at Lombard International Assurance where, since 2015, she was responsible for developing the private insurance business distribution in Italy. Prior to that, from 2010 to 2015, she was a client relationship manager at Lyxor Asset Management.
Marcello Matranga, Italy country head at Robeco, said: "The appointment of Cattelani shows Robeco's commitment and willingness to continue expanding across the Italian market.
"A greater commercial presence locally reflects the firm's main objetive of improving the services offered by Robeco to its clients in the country."