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Antonio Chiarello

Neva Finventures
Chief Investment Officer
Manager and entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in traditional and alternative investments, Antonio is Chief Investment Officer at Neva Finventures, Intesa Sanpaolo’s Corporate Venture Capital vehicle for strategic investments of the Group.

He is also Vice President at iStarter, one of the top European angel-led accelerators created by 100 top managers and entrepreneurs. Furthermore, he is founder and main shareholder of ClubDealOnline.com, a platform authorized by CONSOB (Italian regulator) that connects growth-ready entrepreneurs (Startup and SME) with investors (HNWI) seeking alternatives to conventional equity investments.

Antonio graduated with honours in Economics and Finance from Bocconi University in Milan.
He started his career at Swiss RE New Markets in London and then he joined Citibank International.
Between 2001 and 2016 he was CEO and General Manager of UBS Alternative Investments (Italia) SGR, Founder and CEO of Antirion SGR and General Manager of Marzotto SIM.
In November 2017 he was defined by Forbes Italia Magazine “the Business Angel who comes from the banks”.

Antonio is an optimist with a positive mindset, always ready to challenge himself with new experiences.

His motto: an entrepreneur is someone who wants to make things happen. Someone that “if it can happen, he makes it happen.”