Furio Pietribiasi, CEO, Mediolanum International Funds

Furio Pietribiasi is responsible for Mediolanum Business Operations in Ireland.

He is CEO of Mediolanum International Funds, which is the European Asset Management platform of Banca Mediolanum Group and member of the Board of Mediolanum International Life.

He has been active in the Irish financial services industry for many years serving as member of different government sponsored advisory groups for Asset management and Funds.  Having served previously as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Irish Association of Investment Managers, he is still today a member of the Board and he is also Chairman of the Board of Financial Services Ireland, part of IBEC.

As part of his industry international engagement he co-chaired the Brexit Stream of the Anglo-Irish Dialogue between City of London and FSI.

Outside Mediolanum and Industry engagements, Furio he has been supporting the development of new asset management boutiques in UK such as Blueglen Investment Partners and Tenex Capital serving as Independent Director in their Irish product platforms.

Furio has always been a convinced promoter of the uniqueness of the Irish ecosystem for innovation in financial services supporting a number of initiatives, including having input in the Fintech strategy for Ireland, as well as being an active investor in Fintech Start-up. He has been serving as BoD member and advisor in some fast growing companies in Ireland, UK and Italy, such as Scalapay,  Soldo Financial Services and previously in Prima Assicurazioni.

He recently founded under the aegis of the Italian Embassy in Ireland the Italian Chamber of Commerce and he is the current Chairman of the Board.