SURA Investment Management (Business Unit of SURA Asset Management serving the institutional segment) announced the appointment of its new Executive Director of Distribution, starting as of June 1st, Gonzalo Falcone Pino, who was holding the position of CEO of SURA Asset Management Uruguay.
Gonzalo Falcone is an economist and has extensive experience in the financial sector: he started his career in 1999 at Santander AFAP, today AFAP SURA. He held different positions in the area of Investments along 14 years, being its Investment Manager until 2012. In 2013, he took over as CEO of SURA Asset Management in Uruguay, from where he has led important projects that have contributed to the creation and consolidation of various operations and businesses, including AFAP and the Savings and Investment Unit of SURA in this country.
In his new role, Gonzalo Falcone will be responsible for the investment distribution strategy through managing relationships with local and global clients, leveraging the positioning of SURA Investment Management as the industry leader in investment solutions in Latin America
In this regard, Pablo Sprenger, CEO of SURA Investment Management, commented: "We are very pleased to have a professional like Gonzalo in our team. Gonzalo has all the characteristics we need for the consolidation of this business, which requires specialized knowledge and broad strategic vision. We also highlight the knowledge he has of SURA as an organization for which the ethical sense and human quality are also very important; attributes that Gonzalo embodies very well ".
SURA Investment Management focuses on the institutional segment. As part of SURA Asset Management, SURA Investment Management has a solid governance system allowing to have its own strength and operating capacity. This Unit specializes in the creation, management and administration of investment funds, having an extended presence in several Latin American countries. Thus, it sets up a regional platform, becoming an optimal investment vehicle that connects the region with global markets.
About SURA Investment Management
SURA Investment Management is the SURA Asset Management Unit committed to the management of assets and investments for the institutional segment. Our knowledge and widespread presence in several Latin American countries, set up in a regional platform, makes us an optimal investment vehicle that connects the region with global markets.
We create solutions tailored to our customers, seeking to contribute to their competitiveness, for which we have more than 400 investment funds in equity instruments, fixed income, multi-assets, insurance, mandates, alternative assets among others. We have developed a regional platform with scalable operation models and high standards in portfolio management and relationship with institutional clients.