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Manager and entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in traditional and alternative investments, Antonio is a high-integrity, energetic leader, able to envision and create successful outcomes in complex situations.

Graduated magna cum Laude in Economics from Bocconi University, Milan. He started his career at Swiss RE New Markets in London and then he joined Citibank International plc.

From 2001 to 2010 he covered several roles at UBS Global Asset Management, Italy where he ended up as General Manager of UBS Alternative Investments SGR and Head of Institutional & Alternative Business.

In 2010 he co-founded Antirion SGR, an independent Asset Management Company focused on closed-end real estate funds for institutional investors.

From 2014 to 2016 he was General Manager of Marzotto SIM, an Italian Family office.

From 2015 Equity Partner and Vice-President of iStarter, one of the top European angel-led accelerators created by 100 top managers and entrepreneurs.

In 2017 he founded, an Equity Crowdfunding portal that connects growth-ready entrepreneurs (Startup and SME) with investors (HNWI) seeking alternatives to conventional equity investments.

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