Meet Elena


Elena Tedesco CFA®

Senior Portfolio Manager

22 years investment experience


Vontobel Asset Management AG

Genferstrasse 27

CH-8022 Zurich


Elena Tedesco joined Vontobel Asset Management in June 2021. As a portfolio manager within the Listed Impact Team, she is managing Global Impact Equities portfolios.

Prior to joining Vontobel, she was co-portfolio manager at Federated Hermes managing the global emerging markets ESG strategies. In addition, she was Director of Sustainability and developed the ESG approach for the emerging markets equity strategies. Prior to that, she was an analyst at Deminor, a Belgium-based independent research boutique, now part of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) within the Deutsche Börse Group.

Elena holds a master's degree in European Economic Affairs from the College of Europe and a degree in economics and business administration. She is also a CFA® charterholder.