Our Team

Each member of our team is a specialist in his or her field. They combine their professional and personal history with the skills and more than 15 years’ experience of the Soave Group and its partners. The fusion of all these elements allows us to continuously develop and innovate new solutions in an ever-changing environment.

Partner

Roberto Crivelli
CEO, Co-founder

His thirty years of experience as a wealth manager and private banker began at Credit Suisse Zurich and London, after which he became the Director and Head of the Private Banking Italy team at Credit Suisse Lugano until 2005, at which point he co-founded Soave Private Investors SA.

Manuel Aostalli
CRO, Co-founder

He began his professional career as an asset manager at UBS and ABN Amro in London and Lugano, and later as a Fund Manager at Credit Suisse Milan and Lugano.

In 2005 he founded Soave Private Investors SA and currently holds the dual role of Relationship Manager and Chief Risk Officer.

Marialuisa Parodi
Chief Investment Officer & Partner

She graduated with honours in Economics, qualified as a Chartered Accountant at the University of Genoa and obtained a European Diploma as Financial Analyst AZEK/EFFAS.

She started her career in London as an equity analyst and then specialised in fixed income and asset allocation at Credit Suisse, Robert Fleming SIM Milan and BSI Lugano, in various fund management and strategy roles. She gained experience in investment committees in Italy, UK, France and Switzerland, with a focus on institutional and private clients. With Soave since 2006, she occupies the role of CIO.

Michele Crivelli
Business Developer & Partner

After graduating Magna cum Laude in Finance and Management from the University of Fribourg and Barcelona, he gained experience in the different private banking sectors of UBS, and then specialised in the management and development of Italian clients. In 2017, he joined the Soave Group to lead the company’s development towards the major changes taking place in the sector.

Daniele Scano
Senior Relationship Manager & Partner

After graduating Summa cum Laude in economics from the University of Italian Switzerland, he went on to gain a Master’s in Management from HEC Lausanne. After more than ten years of experience as an Italian client advisor at UBS, he joined the Soave Group in 2017. His focus is on independent financial consulting and asset management.


Roberto Crivelli
CEO, Co-founder
His thirty years of experience as a wealth manager and…His thirty years of experience as a wealth manager and private banker began at Credit Suisse Zurich and London, after which he became the Director and Head of the Private Banking Italy team at Credit Suisse Lugano until 2005, at which point he co-founded Soave Private Investors SA.




Manuel Aostalli
CRO, Co-Founder
He began his professional career as an asset manager at…He began his professional career as an asset manager at UBS and ABN Amro in London and Lugano, and later as a Fund Manager at Credit Suisse Milan and Lugano. In 2005 he founded Soave Private Investors SA and currently holds the dual role of Relationship Manager and Chief Risk Officer.




Marialuisa Parodi
Chief Investment Officer & Partner
She graduated with honours in Economics, qualified as a Chartered…She graduated with honours in Economics, qualified as a Chartered Accountant at the University of Genoa and obtained a European Diploma as Financial Analyst AZEK/EFFAS. She started her career in London as an equity analyst and then specialised in fixed income and asset allocation at Credit Suisse, Robert Fleming SIM Milan and BSI Lugano, in various fund management and strategy roles. She gained experience in investment committees in Italy, UK, France and Switzerland, with a focus on institutional and private clients. With Soave since 2006, she occupies the role of CIO.




Michele Crivelli
Business Developer & Partner
After graduating Magna cum Laude in Finance and Management from…After graduating Magna cum Laude in Finance and Management from the University of Fribourg and Barcelona, he gained experience in the different private banking sectors of UBS, and then specialised in the management and development of Italian clients. In 2017, he joined the Soave Group to lead the company's development towards the major changes taking place in the sector.




Daniele Scano
Senior Relationship Manager & Partner
After graduating Summa cum Laude in economics from the University…After graduating Summa cum Laude in economics from the University of Italian Switzerland, he went on to gain a Master’s in Management from HEC Lausanne. After ten years of experience as an Italian client advisor at UBS, he joined the Soave Group in 2017. His focus is on independent financial consulting and asset management.



Relationship Manager

Marco Mancini
Relationship Manager
He began his professional career at UBS Lugano in 1994. He has twenty years of experience in the Wealth Management division of UBS, where he held the position of Client Advisor from 2007 till February 2020, at which point he joined the Soave Group as Relationship Manager.
Ivan Leoni
Relationship Manager

He began his professional career at UBS Lugano in 1994. He has twenty years of experience in the Wealth Management division of UBS, where he held the position of Client Advisor from 2007 till February 2020, at which point he joined the Soave Group as Relationship Manager.

Rene Noelli
Relationship Manager

Graduated in Economics from HEC Lausanne in 1993, he worked as Client Advisor and Investment Advisor in the Global Wealth Management sector of UBS from 1999 until June 2020, when he joined the Soave Group. His primary role is to provide financial and wealth advisory services to individuals domiciled in Switzerland and Italy.

Aldo Cremonini
Relationship Manager

Trained in insurance and pensions, Aldo Cremonini has a federal certificate as a financial advisor (IAF). He began his career in finance in 1999 at Banca del Sempione, before moving to the Wealth Management sector of UBS in 2007, where he developed a long and profitable experience in advising and managing the assets of wealthy clients domiciled in Italy. He joined Soave Private Investors in August 2020 as Relationship Manager.

Gabriela Maasz
Relationship Manager

She began her career at Swiss Bank Corporation in 1985. Following the merger between SBS and UBS, she continued to work in the Wealth Management division until 2016, including more than 20 years in the role of Client Advisor. Since June 2016 she has occupied the position of Relationship Manager at Soave Private Investors SA.

Luca Bianchi
Relationship Manager

He began his career in 1999 at Beret AG in Zurich as an internal audit assistant for banks and financial trust companies. In 2004 he became Client Advisor at Finter Bank Zürich until 2009, when he joined UBS to look after clients domiciled in Italy, France and Switzerland. In 2016 he joined the Soave Group as Relationship Manager.

Erico Giambonini
Relationship Manager

Erico’s decades of experience started at Banca Popolare Svizzera, followed by Credit Suisse in Lugano in the Private Banking sector, as a consultant for Italian clients. He joined the Soave Group in 2014 as an external consultant and business developer.

Fiorenzo Bernasconi
Relationship Manager

He has more than 40 years of experience in banking, which began at Banca Rohner, and continued initially at Credit Suisse in St. Moritz, and Lugano as head of asset management, and then at Banca Unione di Credito in Lugano in Private Banking. He became head of the RBS Coutts Lugano branch before joining Soave in 2014.

Manuel Aostalli
Relationship manager

He began his professional career as an asset manager at UBS and ABN Amro in London and Lugano, and later as a Fund Manager at Credit Suisse Milan and Lugano. In 2005 he founded Soave Private Investors SA and currently holds the dual role of Relationship Manager and Chief Risk Officer.

Roberto Crivelli
Relationship Manager

His thirty years of experience as a wealth manager and private banker began at Credit Suisse Zurich and London, after which he became the Director and Head of the Private Banking Italy team at Credit Suisse Lugano until 2005, at which point he co-founded Soave Private Investors SA.

Daniele Scano
Relationship Manager

After graduating Summa cum Laude in economics from the University of Italian Switzerland, he went on to gain a Master’s in Management from HEC Lausanne. After more than ten years of experience as an Italian client advisor at UBS, he joined the Soave Group in 2017. His focus is on independent financial consulting and asset management.

Michele Crivelli
Relationship manager

After graduating Magna cum Laude in Finance and Management from the University of Fribourg and Barcelona, he gained experience in the different private banking sectors of UBS, and then specialised in the management and development of Italian clients. In 2017, he joined the Soave Group to lead the company’s development towards the major changes taking place in the sector.

Investment committee

Marialuisa Parodi
Member of the Investment Committee

She graduated with honours in Economics, qualified as a Chartered Accountant at the University of Genoa and obtained a European Diploma as Financial Analyst AZEK/EFFAS. She started her career in London as an equity analyst and then specialised in fixed income and asset allocation at Credit Suisse, Robert Fleming SIM Milan and BSI Lugano, in various fund management and strategy roles. She gained experience in investment committees in Italy, UK, France and Switzerland, with a focus on institutional and private clients. With Soave since 2006, she occupies the role of CIO.

Rubyen Crivelli
Member of the Investment Committee

He holds an MBA from the Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business in Dublin and an Azek/CIIA Financial Analyst Diploma. He is currently Senior Fund Manager at Carthesio Sa. Previously, he worked at CS Lugano, and for the SOAVE Group since its foundation, in Dublin as Senior Fund Manager in the global equities sector, and in Lugano as Head of Fund Selection and Equity Allocation. He has extensive experience in managing UCITS structures, fund analysis and as a member of investment committees in Switzerland and Ireland.

Valentina Lanuara
Member of the Investment Committee

After graduating in Economics and Management of Financial Institutions and Markets at L. Bocconi University, she later obtained a Master’s in Risk Management at UCD & Institute of Bankers in Dublin. She is also qualified as a Professional Risk Manager (PRMIA). She is currently Senior Fund Manager at Carthesio Sa, Lugano. Since 2008, after a short experience at UBS Zurich in the Fixed Income sales team, she has been working at Soave Group, gaining expertise in UCITS fund management and structuring, bond asset allocation and risk analysis.

Rene Noelli
Investment committee

After graduating from the University of St. Gallen (HSG) with a degree in business administration, specialising in accounting and finance, he began his professional career in 1989 as a Portfolio Manager, becoming the Head of Asset Management at UBS Ticino. At the beginning of the 2000s, he moved to the front office as Client Advisor in the Wealth Management division of UBS in Lugano and Chiasso. He joined the Soave Group in September 2020.

Manuel Aostalli
Investment committee

He began his professional career as an asset manager at UBS and ABN Amro in London and Lugano, and later as a Fund Manager at Credit Suisse Milan and Lugano. In 2005 he founded Soave Private Investors SA and currently holds the dual role of Relationship Manager and Chief Risk Officer.

Samantha Colucci
Investment committee

COO, Manager of the Middle Office and Secretariat. After graduating in Astrophysics, she participated in the UBS Junior Key People programme, starting her career at the Forex Sales Desk Private Client. She worked as a junior in the asset management department of Colombo Gestioni Patrimoni SA. Later, she was responsible for the Precious Metal Services front office at Argor Heraeus SA and then gained experience in the Fund Investment Service at Lemanik SA. She joined Soave in 2018 in the role of Chief Operating Officer.

Compliance Office

Fabio Pedrazzini
Head of Legal and Compliance and member of the Board of Directors

With many years of experience, first with front-end responsibility, and then as Head of Legal & Compliance in banking institutions, he was admitted to the bar in 2018, specialising in banking, commercial, corporate and arbitration law. He has been Head of Legal & Compliance at Soave since 2017.
Esperienza pluriennale, dapprima con responsabilità di fronte e in seguito quale Head of Legal & Compliance in istituti bancari, è avvocato, iscritto dal 2018 all’ordine con aree di competenza in diritto bancario, economico, societario e arbitrale. Dal 2017 é responsabile Legal & Compliance per Soave.

Valentina Alder
Compliance Officer

Holding a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Freiburg, she began her work experience in Soave as a Middle Officer while obtaining a number of certificates at the Villa Negroni Study Centre. Since 2017, she has held the position of Compliance Officer.

Middle Office

Samantha Colucci
COO, Manager of the Middle Office and Secretariat

After graduating in Astrophysics, she participated in the UBS Junior Key People programme, starting her career at the Forex Sales Desk Private Client. She worked as a junior in the asset management department of Colombo Gestioni Patrimoni SA. Later, she was responsible for the Precious Metal Services front office at Argor Heraeus SA and then gained experience in the Fund Investment Service at Lemanik SA. She joined Soave in 2018 in the role of Chief Operating Officer.

Lara Marchino
Assistente e Junior Relationship Manager

After completing her banking apprenticeship at UBS, she continued her career for 25 years in various support functions within the company, finishing as Head of Risk Management in the Wealth Management sector. She joined the Soave Group in 2017 to oversee relations with institutional counterparts and support client management activities.

Laura Marioni
Middle Officer

After graduating in economics and business from the SCC (High School of Commerce) in Bellinzona, she joined the Soave Group in 2010. She is currently employed in the Middle Office Team and is responsible for the operation and control of operations related to asset management, supporting Relationship Managers.

Federica Solcà
Middle Officer

Mrs Solcà joined the Soave Group in 2018, initially as support for secretarial and Relationship Management activities, and then as part of the Middle Office Team, which deals with the management and control of operations related to asset management.

Supporto e segretariato

Orietta Fattorini
Secretary

Mrs Fattorini worked for several years at UBS in a support capacity to the Relationship Management team. Currently she is mainly involved in general administrative work, client reception, assistance and support to the teams and the Management.

Diana Santos
Secretary

After qualifying as a commercial clerk, Mrs Santos started her career in Soave in February 2020. She deals primarily with general administrative work, customer reception, assistance and support to the various teams and the Management.

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