Michela Ferrulli is a highly respected investment banker and Co-Founder and Head of Wealth Management at Calibrate Partners.
Originally set up as a single-family office, Calibrate has evolved into a boutique finance house with three separate but complementary divisions: Wealth Management, Tax Advisory and Hedge Fund led by Co-Founder John White. Michela is providing a fresh offering in the Wealth Sector, presenting institutional products and services to high net worth clients and family offices.
Michela is a veteran in emerging markets with over twenty years of experience, leading as a Managing Director and Head of Global Emerging Markets (GEM) Sales and Sales trading at Citigroup. During her tenure at Citigroup, Michela has advised sovereign wealth funds, asset managers, institutional clients and hedge funds on investment opportunities, with a particular focus on the Middle East, Eastern Europe and Africa. This is her second stint with Citigroup, having worked for them in EMEA and Latin America sales for eleven years earlier in her career.
Before Citigroup Michela held similar roles in Emerging Markets Equity Sales at Bank of America Merrill Lynch and JP Morgan. She began her career in finance at Japanese investment bank Daiwa Securities.
Serving on the board of the Emerging Markets Investment Alliance, Michela advocates for best practice on Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) among investors, corporates and governments.
Michela is a keen Yoga practitioner and a registered Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance.
She studied at Bocconi University in Milan and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Economics. She also achieved an MBA from the COPPEAD Graduate School of Business, part of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.