Alessandra Annoscia, Director, Head of Training

Alessandra Annoscia joined Cleveland in 2018 and currently leads our trading team. This includes oversight of  ISDA’s, GMRA’s, clearing and settlement, transaction reporting, broker arrangements, custody, administration, and regulatory projects such as EMIR, Brexit and MiFID II.  Alessandra advises a range of services providers within the asset management industry, including investment managers, investment advisers, custodians, administrators, brokers, introducers and regulatory platforms.

Alessandra first qualified in Italy and more recently became dual qualified after being admitted as a Solicitor in England & Wales. Her extensive experience across dual jurisdictions gives her a unique insight and perspective on matters, and has placed her in an ideal position in the financial services industry and an integral part of the team.

Alessandra has a passion for knowledge and is always seeking to learn more. When she’s not saving the day for our clients on Brexit, Alessandra can be found exploring the Amalfi coastline or the English countryside. 

Expertise

Alessandra has developed a variety of skills namely in relation to:

  • Administration
  • Broker arrangements
  • Clearing and settlement
  • Commercial Contracts, Custody and Depository Services
  • European Medium Term Notes
  • ISDAs
  • Listed Investment Companies
  • Listing on regulated and unregulated markets
  • Regulation including: EMIR, MiFID and Listing Rules
  • Repos and lending
  • Service Agreement

Experience

  • Barclays Capital: implemented the 2016 Variation Margin requirement in EMIR for OTC derivatives.
  • Lloyds Bank: helped the resolution of consequential loss claims linked to the mis-selling of derivatives to a clientele of medium and small enterprises.
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner: implemented the FCA review of mis-selling of derivatives to medium and small enterprises by a major Bank.

Professional Appointments/Memberships

  • Ordine degli Avvocati in Bari (Italy);
  • Solicitors Regulation Authority (as a Registered European Lawyer)

Qualifications

  • Qualified as solicitor in England and Wales and as avvocato in Italy
  • Master’s degree in Law (Università degli studi di Bari,Italy)
  • Master’s degree in Banking and Finance Law (Queen Mary, University of London)

Languages

  • English
  • Italian
  • Basic French and Spanish

Alessandra Annoscia joined Cleveland in 2018 and currently leads our trading team. This includes oversight of  ISDA’s, GMRA’s, clearing and settlement, transaction reporting, broker arrangements, custody, administration, and regulatory projects such as EMIR, Brexit and MiFID II.  Alessandra advises a range of services providers within the asset management industry, including investment managers, investment advisers, custodians, administrators, brokers, introducers and regulatory platforms.

Alessandra first qualified in Italy and more recently became dual qualified after being admitted as a Solicitor in England & Wales. Her extensive experience across dual jurisdictions gives her a unique insight and perspective on matters, and has placed her in an ideal position in the financial services industry and an integral part of the team.

Alessandra has a passion for knowledge and is always seeking to learn more. When she’s not saving the day for our clients on Brexit, Alessandra can be found exploring the Amalfi coastline or the English countryside. 

Expertise

Alessandra has developed a variety of skills namely in relation to:

  • Administration
  • Broker arrangements
  • Clearing and settlement
  • Commercial Contracts, Custody and Depository Services
  • European Medium Term Notes
  • ISDAs
  • Listed Investment Companies
  • Listing on regulated and unregulated markets
  • Regulation including: EMIR, MiFID and Listing Rules
  • Repos and lending
  • Service Agreement

Qualified in England, Wales and Italy.

Experience

  • Barclays Capital: implemented the 2016 Variation Margin requirement in EMIR for OTC derivatives.
  • Lloyds Bank: helped the resolution of consequential loss claims linked to the mis-selling of derivatives to a clientele of medium and small enterprises.
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner: implemented the FCA review of mis-selling of derivatives to medium and small enterprises by a major Bank.

Professional Appointments/Memberships

  • Ordine degli Avvocati in Bari (Italy);
  • Solicitors Regulation Authority (as a Registered European Lawyer)

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Law (Università degli studi di Bari,Italy)
  • Master’s degree in Banking and Finance Law (Queen Mary, University of London)

Languages

  • English
  • Italian
  • Basic French and Spanish

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