Andrea Gentilini is the Chief Executive Officer of Novus, the world's leading portfolio analytics and intelligence platform for institutional investors. In his role, Andrea is responsible for expanding the firm's global leadership in the areas of analytics, data, and technology. Prior to Novus, he launched and managed a $500 million precious metals derivative fund for UBP, also serving as Chief Operating Officer for the bank's Asset Management division. He also led a global team at Barclays focused on developing hedge fund research and delivering advisory services. Throughout his career, he acquired a strong track record in developing and implementing innovative sales management programs with sustainable sales volume improvement. Andrea has been continuously acknowledged for his excellence in establishing and monetizing cutting-edge research and advisory services within leading investment banks.
2008 - 2010
2007 - 2008
2006 - 2007
Andrea has proven expertise in designing and implementing successful trading strategies and a front-to-back, portable research and trading platform.
He is recognized in designing and executing turn-around initiatives within multi-billion dollar asset management firms.
He is also a knowledgeable management advisor for Fortune 500 companies within top, global strategy consulting firms.
Previously, he was a Portfolio Manager at Union Bancaire Privee, where he designed, built and co-managed the firm's precious metal derivatives fund.
At Barclays, he built and led the firm's Strategic Consulting business, an awarded team of professionals focused on delivering advisory services.
In his role as Director at Barclays, his team was awarded several #1 industry rankings from 2008-2010.
Prior to that, he was an Executive Director at UBS, and a member of the management team at The Boston Consulting Group in New York and Zurich.
Andrea graduated summa cum laude with a M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from Politecnico di Milano.
Andrea Gentilini's Honors & Awards
#1 Precious Metals Sector Award 2011, Citywire
#2 Swiss Fund of the Year Award 2011, Lipper
#1 Team Business Consulting for HFs 2010, Greenwich Associates Prime Brokerage
#1 Team Business Consulting for HFs 2009, Greenwich Associates Prime Brokerage
BCG Global Ambassador Program Winner 2004
ABB Research Price - Automation Sciences, ABB
Bonus 29 Award, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich
Pastonesi Engineering Award, Fondazione Pastonesi
Swiss National Science Foundation 32-51028.97
Dow Chemical Scholarship Distinguished Academic Award
Gentilini's Coursera Licenses & Certifications
Applied Data Science with Python Specialization
Applied Social Network Analysis in Python
Applied Text Mining in Python
Applied Machine Learning in Python
Applied Plotting, Charting & Data Representation in Python
Creative Writing: The Craft of Setting and Description
Creative Writing: The Craft of Style
Creative Writing: The Craft of Character
Creative Writing: The Craft of Plot
Introduction to Data Science in Python