Chairman of Unicredit Foundation and Chief Executive Officer and Head of Italy of UniCredit Group
Andrea Orcel began his career in 1987 at Midland Montagu in Fixed Income. In 1988 he moved to Goldman Sachs and in 1990 he joined The Boston Consulting Group.
From 1992 to 2012, Andrea worked for Merrill Lynch (then Bank of America), covering a number of senior positions from wealth management to global markets and financial institutions management.
In 2012, Andrea joined UBS as a Member of the Group Executive Board and then President, Investment Bank; then he became CEO of UBS Limited and UBS AG London Branch (2014), Member of the Board of UBS Americas Holding LLC, senior contact for US and Australia industry regulators (2016). He was also a Member of the Board of UBS Optimus Foundation, Senior Sponsor and Leader for Diversity and Talent Development in the Investment Bank and the UK.
On April 15th, 2021, Andrea Orcel was appointed Group Chief Executive Officer of UniCredit. On July 6th, 2022, he was also appointed Head of Italy in addition to his role as Group Chief Executive Officer, while on July 7th he has been appointed Chairman of UniCredit Foundation by its board.