Giambattista Atzeni / Senior Wealth Director at Bank of New York Mellon

Giambattista Atzeni is the Senior Wealth Director for Middle East at BNY Mellon Wealth Management. He is based in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) offices in the UAE.
Giambattista is an expert on guiding new and established Family Offices with a liquid portfolio of at least US$ 100 million on how to create a safe ecosystem for their assets. Utilizing the vast resources of the BNY Mellon’s organization he offers unparalleled access to institutional capabilities and makes them available to his private clients. He also helps wealthy families better understand where they are in relation to their long term financial goals and offers custom investment solutions built around each client’s unique objectives.
Giambattista joined BNY Mellon in London in 2006 and in 2008 he moved to Dubai. He is a member of BNY Mellon’s Dubai Management Committee and MEA Management Council. He is well known in the region as an expert in investment services and capital market solutions. He is a member of the Pearl Initiative’s Integration Board, and a founding member and former Chairman of the Gulf Bond & Sukuk Association; moreover he supports the Family Business Council – Gulf on activities related to Family Governance and Family Offices.
Giambattista grew up in Sardinia (Italy) and prior to moving to Dubai in 2008 he has worked in Ireland and the UK. He holds a Bachelor in Classical Studies from Liceo Classico E. Piga and a Master (Laurea V.O.) in Political Science from the University of Cagliari (Italy).