Marco Cora

Marco Cora

CFA - Deputy CEO at AZ Athenaeum, AZIMUT

Marco Cora is a Director and Portfolio Manager at AZ Athenaeum, part of the AZIMUT Group. Marco closed the acquisition of the Singapore Company Athenaeum Ltd in 2013 to support the management and the distribution of AZIMUT products in South East Asia. He is the Fund Manager for the AZ Fund Macro Volatility, a tail hedge fund, since 2012.

Prior to that, Marco was a Partner and Portfolio Manager in RM Partners, a boutique hedge fund in London.  Marco worked with various banks and asset managers in London including UBS Investment Bank, Depfa Bank and Deka Bank.

Marco received his BSc in International Economics and his MSc in Quantitative Economics from Bocconi University in Milan where he was also a member of the Collegio di Milano and worked as an Assistant for the Mathematics faculty. He holds the professional designation of Chartered Financial Analyst.