Roberto Travaglino is Head of Distribution, IR & ESG
of Fondo Italiano d’Investimento

The Senior Partner, in FII since 2014, succeeded Roberto Del Giudice

Milan, 30th September 2022 – Fondo Italiano d'Investimento SGR S.p.A. announces that Roberto Travaglino is the new Head of Distribution, Investor Relations & ESG.

Travaglino, who holds a degree in Business Economics and specializes in Corporate Finance and Capital Markets from Harvard University, joined the funds of funds team of Fondo Italiano d'Investimento in September 2014 and has since been involved in the management of six Private Equity and Private Debt funds with total assets under management of around 1.7 billion euros.

Travaglino takes over from Roberto del Giudice, who resigned to take on new professional challenges. Fondo Italiano d'Investimento thanks Roberto Del Giudice for what he has accomplished in his 12-year tenure and wishes him the best of success as he continues his career.

Davide Bertone, CEO of Fondo Italiano said: "The appointment of Roberto Travaglino is an important step in the strategy of growing and intensifying our relations with investors, as well as the commitment of the entire team of Fondo Italiano on the eve of the launch of a major three-year fund-raising program full of innovation".

Luigi Tommasini, Senior Partner of Fondo Italiano d'Investimento, who has led the funds of funds activity since 2010, will continue to lead this area, which is particularly strategic for the coming years.

Fondo Italiano d’Investimento SGR

Fondo Italiano d’Investimento SGR was created in 2010 on the initiative of the Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) and its shareholders include CDP Equity, Intesa Sanpaolo, UniCredit, Fondazione ENPAM, Fondazione ENPAIA, ABI, Banco BPM and BPER Banca. The main goal of Fondo Italiano is to favor the growth of the Italian economy by managing closed-ended funds. The funds managed by FII SGR are aimed at conveying patient capital to Italian companies of excellence with a return on investment in line with international benchmarks. To date, FII SGR manages a total of 12 closed-ended alternative investment funds reserved to qualified investors, for about 2.7 billion euros and operates through direct and indirect investments (funds of funds). FII SGR acts as a responsible investor and has sustainability as a core value; is thus committed to integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria into its investment criteria, processes, and activities.

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