Carlo Montagna

Carlo Montagna
Carlo Montagna

Independent Director
The Directors' Office

19, rue de Bitbourg
L-1273 Luxembourg

Phone : (+352) 26 00 21 326
 Fax : (+352) 26 00 21 499

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Carlo Montagna is a Partner of The Directors’ Office, the leading practice of independent Directors in Luxembourg.

Carlo has 28 years international experience in the banking and financial industry. Over the course of his career he has worked as Head of Sales and International Development at EFA, Managing Director of Asset Services Sales at Bank of New York Mellon, General Manager of IMI Group and Trader at Banca Nazionale del Lavoro (now BNP Paribas). He has been member of various boards, including IMI Bank AG Frankfurt, IMI Global Sicav, Idea Management Company, IMI Real Estate, Crediinvest Sicav, Investcredit Sicav, Goldman Sachs Structured Investments Sicav. Carlo is Italian and attended the University of Pavia, Italy, Faculty of Economics.

During the course of his career Carlo Montagna built up an extensive knowledge of trading strategies and managed various portfolios; he developed front office as well as back office solutions, launched investment funds, managed small and big size companies. He is a skilled relationship director and people manager.


Italian, English, French and Dutch

Education and studies

Faculty of Economics

1982 to 1985 - University of Pavia, Italy

Swaps valuation, hedging strategies, yield curve building and trading strategy

1994 to 1995 - ICMB Geneva

Professional activities

Independent Director
2010 to date - A number of financial and commercial entities
2010 to date - Novitas Partners
2010 to date - TheINsiders SàRL Luxembourg
Head of Sales and International Development
2009 to 2010 - European Fund Administration S.A. Luxembourg
M.D. Asset Services Sales
2007 to 2009 - Bank of New York Mellon Luxembourg
M.D. Client Executive for Investment Managers
2003 to 2007 - Bank of New York Mellon Luxembourg
General Manager
2002 to 2003 - IMI Bank (Lux) S.A. Luxembourg
2000 to 2002 - IMI Bank (Lux) S.A. Luxembourg
Head of Treasury
1998 to 2000 - Banca IMI s.p.a. Milan
Head of Money Market Desk
1993 to 1998 - IMI Bank (Lux) S.A. Luxembourg
Senior Dealer
1991 to 1993 - Banca Nazionale del Lavoro, Head Office Rome
Forex and Money Market Dealer
1985-1991 - Instituto Bancario San Paolo di Torino