- As of April 1st
- He comes from the German Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs and the ECB
- He is replacing Antonella Baldino
Generali Investments Europe appointed Jörg Asmussen as an independent director to the company’s Board of Directors, since April 1st.
Santo Borsellino, Chief Executive Officer of Generali Investments, says: “On behalf of everyone here at Generali Investments, I am delighted to welcome Jörg to our Board of Directors. His outstanding expertise, and the wealth of experience in international financial markets he brings to the Board, will be instrumental in reinforcing our international footprint and further driving our expansion in the European markets”.
Jörg Asmussen (49) has been State Secretary at the German Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs between 2013 and 2015. Prior to that, he had been a Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank (ECB) from 2012 to 2013, and State Secretary at the German Federal Ministry of Finance (2008-2011), where he held a succession of positions before.
Asmussen replaces Antonella Baldino, who resigned as independent member of Generali Investments Board of Directors in March.