Simone Chelini


Simone graduated from the University “La Sapienza” of Rome with a degree in Business Administration. He started his career in Banca Commerciale Italiana where he became head of European Equity funds, then moving on to becoming responsible for European Equity funds and global TMT funds in Nextra Asset Management.

After being a member Asset Managers’ Committee of Assogestioni in 2004-2005 he was appointed Coordinator in 2016 where he held the position until February 2019.
In 2005 he founded the second Italian hedge fund with Unifortune Asset Management, where he was Managing Director. From 2009 to 2014 he was a partner of GWM Asset Management Ltd, and from 2015 to 2018 he became a partner of Anthilia Asset Management. Simone joined Eurizon Capital SGR in June 2019 where he has taken on the position of Head of ESG & Strategic Activism.