After announcing the strengthening of its research teams last month, Chahine Capital is pursuing its growth strategy in Europe with the appointment of Gerardo Coppola and Andreas Schneeberger as Sales Managers for Italy and Germany & Austria respectively.
Drawing on its proprietary quantitative investment models which are remarkable with over 25 years of track record, the company now markets its range of funds out of 4 European countries: Luxembourg, France, Germany and Italy.
“Andreas and Gerardo have been appointed to strategic countries for the development of Chahine Capital’s funds, in order to be ever closer to our clients; our company will be able to benefit from their solid commercial expertise and the networks they have built up during their respective careers. Our teams are delighted to welcome them; Chahine Capital is showing ambition in Equity markets that offer good prospects for quantitative investment; it’s important to be prepared!” – emphasizes Charles Lacroix, Chief Executive Officer at Chahine Capital.
Andreas Schneeberger is appointed Sales Manager Germany & Austria
Andreas Schneeberger is in charge of promoting Chahine Capital’s range of funds in Germany and Austria, areas in which he has built up trusting relationships with numerous investors over the past 20 years. Based in Frankfurt, Andreas was until last October Head of Development Germany / Austria at Generali Investments.
Andreas Schneeberger was fund of funds manager at DekaBank (Frankfurt) from 1994 to 2002. He then held sales positions at INVESCO Service GmbH and Societe Generale Asset Management (Frankfurt, 2005-2010), before working as an investment consultant for Bank Gutmann AG (Vienna, 2010-2013). Returning to Frankfurt in 2014, Andreas became senior sales representative for Germany/Austria at Aquilla Capital Asset Management, before being appointed Head of Development Germany/Austria (2015-2020) at Danske Bank Asset Management and FEfundinfo AG, before joining Generali Investments in 2021.
Andreas Schneeberger is a certified member of the DVFA program (CSIP – Certified Senior Investment Professional Frankfurt, 2018) and holds a degree in Economics from Klinger Academy (1985).
Gerardo Coppola is appointed Senior Sales Manager Italy
Gerardo is in charge of promoting Chahine Capital’s range of funds in Italy. Based in Milan, he was previously Head of Distribution at BNP Paribas REIM SGR.
Gerardo Coppola began his career in 2000 in Luxembourg, first with Lombard International Assurance and then with State Street Bank Luxembourg. In 2002, he became Country Manager – Italy at VITIS Life (Luxembourg) and, after 4 years, joint Cardif Lux Vie (2006-2014) as International director. In 2015, Gerardo left Luxembourg to Italy, where he became Senior Sales Manager at Edmond de Rothschild (Milan), before joining BNP Paribas REIM SGR (Milan) in 2021.
Gerardo Coppola graduated from Università degli Studi di Trieste in Economics and Business Administration (1992) and from Istituto Tecnico Commerciale Maffucci – Calitri (AV) in Accounting.