Mirko Butti joined IAM in 2015, he is responsible for IAM’s UCITS business development, also sitting on IAM’s Board of Directors. Prior to IAM, Mirko was Managing Director for Southern Europe, Middle East and North Africa at Russell Investments and was responsible for the regional business development. He joined Russell Investments in 2000 as a Senior Portfolio Analyst in their London-based investment management group where he worked as part of the investment management and research team focusing on U.S. equity funds until 2004. He was also country head for Italy where he opened a Milan office in 2009 and was a senior member of the Russell Global Retail committee. Mirko has a B.Comm. in Finance and Management from Universita’ degli Studi di Cagliari, a Masters degree in Finance from the Business School SDA Bocconi in Milan, is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and is based in London.