Mirabaud Asset Management has expanded its distribution team by appointing Francesco Genovese, as head of Sales for the Swiss and Middle East Market.
Joining this week, Genovese brings extensive experience in growing and servicing key client relationships.
Genovese previously worked as global head of Asset Management at Reyl & Cie. Prior to this, he worked at Pictet Group during 17 years in various business development functions for their asset management and trading divisions covering institutional and B2B investors in Switzerland, Middle East, Africa and Central Asia.
He will bring his extensive client and market experience in both regions to the local business development teams of Mirabaud; he will report directly to Lionel Aeschlimann, managing partner of Mirabaud and CEO of Mirabaud Asset Management.
Commenting on the appointment, Lionel Aeschlimann said: "Mirabaud Asset Management has a strong reputation in Switzerland and great ambitions in the Middle East. With Genovese's experience, energy and established network, we are now well positioned to present our investment solutions to the most sophisticated investors in the Middle East and build on our successes in Switzerland."