Michele Caronti – Founder

Michele founded LCA in 2010 after more than 15 years spent working for investment banks in the field of structured products and derivatives across asset classes. He worked for BNP, JP Morgan, Merrill Lynch and HVB-Unicredit where he ended his career in 2009 as Head of structured product sales for Southern Europe. Since 2010 he has been fully engaged with LCA advising clients over a full economic cycle on credit, equity, fixed income and alternative investment strategies. He is a graduate (summa cum laude) in Economics and Social Science from Bocconi in Milan and completed Paul Wilmot’s Certificate in Quantitative Finance (CQF) in 2008.

Nicoletta Abate – Co-Founder

Nicoletta co-founded LCA in 2010 after a career span of over 15 years in asset management, first, and in wealth management, subsequently. She worked for Prime, Generali Group, and then Pioneer Investments as Head of the pension funds division. In her last role at Unicredit Wealth Management she was Managing Director with executive responsibility for the business strategy and UHNW clients’ relationship. At LCA Nicoletta has covered clients on asset management solutions and investment strategies across various asset classes. She keeps valuable relations with family offices, UHNWI, SMEs in UK, Italy, Switzerland and Monaco. Nicoletta is a graduate (summa cum laude) in Economics and Social Sciences from Bocconi in Milan and holds an Executive Master in BA from London Business School.