Luca Barone

Board of Director - Sator Capital Limited

Luca is Board Director of Sator Capital Limited (London) and Partner of Sator Group SpA, an independent financial group headquartered in Rome.

He is also Head of the Capital Market Division at Banca Profilo, an affiliated banking group headquartered in Milan, and Board Director at MDOTM. a modern, technology enabled quantitative investment research company.

Prior to this position, he worked as a strategist and trader at Goldman Sachs International in London (2005-2009).

He had previously worked at Capitalia within the CEO’s technical staff (2003) and at Salomon Brothers International as summer analyst in the Investment Banking Division (2002).

Work Experience

Board of Directors, MDOTM

Board Director, Sator Capital Limited

Head of Capital Markets, Banca Profilo

Banking Book Trading and Risk Management
Arbitrage Trading Strategies Design and Implementation


University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business

Master’s in Financial Engineering, Financial Mathematics

Final GPA: 3.8 / 4.0
Final Thesis: Index CDO tranches – A sensitivity analysis
Winner of the “8th Graduate Business School Financial Engineering Competition” in the Berkeley team, with Alex Bauer, Jaime Lee, Yadong Li and Steve Liang (Lehman Brothers – New York City, April 8th, 2005). Teams defeated: M.I.T, Wharton, Columbia, Chicago and Carnegie Mellon;

LUISS Guido Carli University

Ph.D., Finance

Thesis: “Investment Projects and Real Options” – March 13, 2007.

Luiss Guido Carli University

B.A./M.A., Economics and  Finance

Final Grade 110 / 110 cum laude
Thesis on “Executive Stock Options” awarded with the Special Mention by the Graduation Committee and published on Collana Guido Carli, Mondo Bancario, no.4, 2004