Algebris Investments appoints Amedeo Sambuy as Business Development Director in Italy for the institutional client segment

Milan, 28 November 2022 – Algebris Investments, a global asset manager specialising in financial credit and equities, announces the addition of Amedeo Sambuy to its Italian sales team as Business Development Director.

With several years’ experience in the asset management industry, Amedeo will focus on the institutional client segment of Italian investors. He will report to Alex Lasagna, Deputy CEO of Algebris Investments. Algebris thus strengthens its commercial presence in Italy, working alongside the team led by Massimiliano Grillo, Business Development Director responsible for the retail client segment.

Previously, Amedeo spent twelve years at Columbia Threadneedle Investments as Head of Wholesale and Institutional and worked at American Express and Standard Chartered in financial products distribution. Previously, he was a currency markets analyst for a financial consulting firm. He holds a degree in Political Science with a focus on Monetary Policy from the University of Florence.

Alex Lasagna, Deputy CEO of Algebris Investments, said: “We are very pleased that Amedeo is joining the sales team in Italy. His vast wealth of experience in the asset management industry brings significant added value to our distribution strategy and offering for our clients. His appointment underlines Algebris’ commitment to continuing to provide excellence in client service.”


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Algebris Investments
Algebris Investments is an independent global asset manager founded by Davide Serra in 2006.The firm has a historical specialisation in the global financial sector, across equity and credit, and has broadened its expertise to global credit and Italian equity. With respect to private strategies, Algebris invests in distressed credit secured by high-end, residential real estate assets in Italy. In 2021, Algebris launched a new business unit in Milan dedicated to investments in the transition towards a greener and more sustainable economy.Algebris manages around €16 billion of assets as of 31 October 2022. The firm maintains offices in London, Milan, Rome, Zurich, Dublin, Luxembourg, Boston, Singapore, and Tokyo. The Algebris team consists of over 160 professionals globally.

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