Team Leader for Investment Management, ESMA
Antonio Barattelli joined ESMA in August 2011 and is the Team Leader for Investment Management within the Investors and Issuers department. Since May 2018, Antonio has led the work of the investment management team, dealing with EU legislation on asset management (including the UCITS Directive, AIFMD, and MMF Regulation), while previously he focused on various topics, including remuneration and depositary-related matters.
Prior to joining ESMA, Antonio was a senior associate at a major law firm in Luxembourg where he advised a wide range of international clients on setting up investment funds. He qualified as a lawyer in Italy and was registered as an EU foreign lawyer in Luxembourg.
Antonio holds a Law degree from the University of Padua, a Master’s degree (DESS) in European Litigation from the University of Luxembourg and the University of Strasbourg “R. Schuman”, as well a Postgraduate diploma in EU Competition Law from King’s College (London).