Marialuisa Parodi Bio.

Marialuisa Parodi

Chief Investment Officer, Soave Private Investors, Lugano

Co-Director Equi-Lab, Lugano

Marialuisa Parodi has a Degree in Economics and a European Diploma in Financial Analysis. She has lived and worked in London, Milan, Lugano and Dublin, covering various roles in fund management and investment strategy. She has been working on the economic impact of gender inequalities, while actively promoting initiatives and projects to empower women.   In 2018 she co-founded Equi-Lab, a public-private initiative offering consultancy on work-family balance and diversity management, legal advice on equality and family law and gender budgeting services.

She currently chairs FAFTPlus, the 60+ years old Federation of Female Associations of Tessin, now open for membership to all institutions willing to promote gender equality, and is a committee member of CH2021, the Swiss platform for information and networking around the 50th anniversary of women’s voting rights.