Office Team

Antonia Zammit

antonia zammit

ceo

Antonia graduated in law at the University of Malta in 2006 and obtained her LL.M. in Corporate and Commercial Law from the London School of Economics in 2007. Prior to joining Praude Asset Management Limited, Antonia worked at one of the leading Law firms in Malta , where she spent the last 6 years working in the investment services and funds sector, advising clients on structuring collective investment schemes, including hedge funds and UCITS, and on regulatory and legal matters involved in the setting up of investment management companies as well as other service providers. She also has vast experience in corporate governance related matters as well as all corporate matters relating to regulated structures.

Massimo Malivesto

massimo malvestio 

portfolio manager

Massimo Malvestio graduated in law at Padua University in 1985 and founded the Italian law firm Barel Malvestio & Associati five years later, where he was the managing partner until 2013. Throughout his career, Massimo was a consultant to a number of Italian banks and listed companies.  He is also a “revisore contabile” and in 1988 was admitted to the trading floor of Milan Stock Exchange. He served on the boards and investment committees of banks, asset managers and brokerage houses in Italy, Luxembourg and Malta. Massimo has published a number of books and was invited to hold talks on banking, financial and corporate law subjects. In 2014 he relocated from Italy to Malta and is currently bringing to a close his profession as a lawyer to devote all his time to asset management activities. In 2018, Massimo, as portfolio manager of Hermes Linder Fund SICAV plc, was awarded the Thomson Reuter Lipper Fund Award for Best Fund over 3 Years in the category “Equity Europe 2017”.

Marcel Zimmermann

marcel zimmermann 

portfolio manager

Marcel Zimmermann has been actively investing in Asia since 1980. He left Banca del Gottardo, Lugano in 1993 as Vice Director and Head of the Asian market-making activity to set up his own asset management company. He furthermore diversified into market research and analysis to support institutional clients [SICAV] in the asset allocation and stock selection of their Asian portfolio. Several of these funds won Lipper and Morningstar awards. He also sits on the board of the Directors of Lemanik SICAV Luxembourg. Marcel now sits on the Board of Directors of Praude Asset Management Ltd. He is also a member on the Investment Committee.

Michael Vella

michael vella

investment analyst

Michael obtained his Bachelor of Commerce degree in 2009 from the University of Malta majoring in Economics and Banking & Finance. He continued his studies specialising in Banking & Finance when in 2010 he obtained his Honours degree. He is currently studying for his CFA. In July 2010 he was employed by Praude Asset Management Ltd and Veniero Investments Ltd as Investment Analyst.

Jean Paul Camilleri

jean paul camilleri

investment analyst

Jean Paul Camilleri obtained a Bachelor of Science degree with Honors in Business Studies from Canterbury Christ Church University in 2011.  He was recruited by an asset management firm in Malta that same year and worked in the fund administration department. In 2012 he was given the opportunity to work on the trading desk of the same firm and has successfully worked on the trading desk up until he joined Praude Asset Management Ltd in May 2014 as a financial analyst.

Max Galea

max galea

corporate executive

Prior to joining Praude, Max spent the last four years working in the CAS (Company Administration Services) department at PwC where he dealt with the administration of a large portfolio of clients. This involved the accounting and the day to day running of the companies including dealing with VAT, tax and the legislative compliance of the companies. In September 2016 he joined Praude Asset Management Limited and Veniero Investments Limited as a Corporate Executive and is currently studying ACCA.

Maria Fleri Soler

maria fleri soler

office administrator

Maria has been working as a Personal Secretary and Office Administrator for a number of years with reputable businesses in Malta. Between 1997 and 2009 she worked with HSBC Fund Management (Malta) Ltd, as Manager’s Assistant and eventually as the Manager responsible for the overall running of the Operations Department. In October 2010 she was engaged by Praude Asset Management Ltd and Veniero Investments Ltd as an Office Administrator, supporting the company's Investment Analysts.

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Caroline Nabbe

investment analyst

Caroline, a Dutch national residing in Malta, obtained her Bachelor of Commerce degree in 2014 from the University of Malta, majoring in Accounting and Banking & Finance. She continued to specialise in Banking & Finance and obtained her Honours degree in 2015. She then passed all three levels of the CFA Program in 2016 and 2017 and may be awarded the charter upon completion of the required work experience. In September 2017 she was employed by Praude Asset Management Ltd and Veniero Investments Ltd as Investment Analyst.

Elia Kuhnreich

Elia Kuhnreich

Portfolio Manager

Elia Kuhnreich obtained a MSC in banking and finance at Bocconi University in Milan in 2014. Prior to joining Praude Asset Management Limited, Elia worked at UBS as equity research analyst covering the Italian and Eastern European banking sector. In 2015 he joined Arca SGR, one of the leading players in the Italian asset management industry, as portfolio manager, managing the funds specialized in the Italian equity market. At Arca, he developed a special focus on the small cap companies managing around €1bn worth of assets in this asset class. In 2018 he relocated from Italy to Malta and joined Praude Asset Management Limited as a portfolio manager.

PRAUDE ASSET MANAGEMENT LTD IS AUTHORISED AND REGULATED BY THE MALTA FINANCIAL SERVICES AUTHORITY TO PROVIDE INVESTMENT SERVICES AND TO HOLD AND CONTROL CLIENTS' MONEY AND ASSETS