The chief govt of Generali Investments CEE, Josef Beneš, has held positions within the World Financial institution and London’s Normal Financial institution, and has funding expertise within the Czech Republic, the US, China and the UK.
“We’re the area’s leaders within the worth of belongings underneath administration,” he says. “We at the moment have belongings of over €16bn within the Czech Republic, and comparable quantities in different international locations. We take into account our firm the central and Jap Europe trendsetter — and we continuously present our shoppers with new alternatives.”
In addition to his management position at Generali Investments, Beneš acts as chief investments officer for Generali CEE Holding, overseeing the group’s investments in 12 international locations. He has held his chief govt’s place since 2014, and previous to his time at Generali he headed two different main Czech funding corporations.
“We take into account our firm the central and Jap Europe trendsetter — and we continuously present our shoppers with new alternatives.”
– CEO Josef Beneš
He studied on the Prague College of Economics and Enterprise and the Columbia College of New York.
Beneš has represented the Czech Republic in seashore volleyball and is the vice-chair of the Czech volleyball federation. He’s additionally the vice-president of The Committee of Good Will — Olga Havel Basis.
Fund Portfolio Administration
5 portfolio managers, with 105 years of collective expertise, oversee the funds of Generali Investments CEE.
Patrik Hudec has over 18 years of experience in investments. At Generali Investments CEE, it’s him who’s chargeable for the entire portfolio administration division of funding funds. He additionally manages a number of funds – the Generali Gold Fund and the Generali Rising Europe Fund amongst others.
Martin Pecka has labored in investments for 30 years and specialises in pharmacy and biotechnology. He manages 13 funds, together with the Generali Fund of Oil and Energetics and the Generali Fund of Pharmacy and Biotechnology.
Daniel Kukačka has been with Generali Investments for 20 years and within the sector for greater than 25. He’s an skilled on bonds and investments in world corporations. He’s chargeable for the administration of the Generali Fund of International Manufacturers and the Generali Company Bonds Fund.
“In spite of everything these years, I take into account a number of the funds I handle, particularly the Generali Company Bonds Fund, as my youngsters,” he says. “I attempt to make them one of the best they are often and hope that they may profit the most individuals doable.”
Marco Marinucci focuses on sustainability and the ESG features of investments. He manages a number of funds, together with the Generali Fund of the Residing Planet and the Generali Fund of Sustainable Progress.
Toghrul Mammadov bolstered the workforce of portfolio managers in 2021 with specialisation in company shares.
“Aside from the flagship funds, Generali Investments CEE additionally provides thematic and sector funds that reply to present developments in society and the monetary markets,” says Beneš.
“The event of recent applied sciences, financial and demographic developments, globalisation and the shift in the direction of sustainability symbolize driving forces with appreciable affect on the worldwide financial system.
“We create particular funds narrowly targeted on such areas to enhance commonplace dynamic investments portfolios.”