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MIAMI, February 9, 2011 – UBS AG announced today that it has appointed Iris Sanguinetti as an Executive Director and Senior Financial Advisor in the firm’s Miami office. Ms. Sanguinetti will be in charge of UBS business development for the Central American and Caribbean markets.
Manuel Corsino, a Managing Director in Boyden global executive search’s Miami office, partnered with UBS to place Ms. Sanguinetti.
“Iris brings UBS rich experience and deep relationships in Central America and the Caribbean,” said Andreas Mastai, Executive Director at UBS AG in Miami. “She will play an important role in accelerating our client offering for private banking, investment management and off-shore services. In addition, her considerable portfolio of high net worth clients will benefit greatly from UBS’ investment research and industry intelligence.”
Ms. Sanguinetti joins UBS after 16 years with Northern Trust, where she served as Senior Vice President in Miami and a lead business development manager for Central and South America in providing new and existing clients estate planning, investment management and banking services. Previously, she served as a Vice President and Relationship Manager with both Barclays Bank and Southeast Bank in Miami.
“Iris is a true market leader who carries a tremendous network in Miami and Latin America, which will take UBS’ Miami growth to a new level,” said Mr. Corsino. “Her ability as a strategic planner and risk manager in representing the most influential clients has earned her a great portfolio of clients and built her an impressive reputation in the region.”
Ms. Sanguinetti holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees and a post graduate finance certificate from Barry University.
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