Country Head | BlackRock
Andrea Viganò, Managing Director, is the country manager for Italy and a member of the EMEA Executive Committee and the Global Human Capital Committee.
Mr. Viganò’s service with the firm dates back to 2000 including his years with Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (MLIM), which merged with BlackRock in 2006. From 2005 to 2009, Mr. Viganò was head of the Southern European region, responsible for developing and maintaining relationships in France, Italy, Spain and Portugal. Mr. Viganò retains responsibility for some of the strategic relationships in that region.
Mr. Viganò started his career in Investment Banking in 1987 with Kleinwort Benson, Morgan Grenfell and Société Générale with various positions in London, Paris and New York. Mr. Viganò earned a BA degree in business administration from Bocconi University in 1988, an MA degree in international management from HEC in 1991, and a certificate in an executive program from Northwestern University in 1999.