Francesco Dissera

Managing Director & Head of Securitisation


OfficeUnited Kingdom

Francesco Dissera has more than 22 years investment banking and capital markets experience. He spent 14 years at UBS AG, building the securitisation and covered bond business across EMEA: latterly, he led the EMEA securitisation team. Prior to UBS AG, Francesco spent three years at JP Morgan in London and New York, where he was involved in executing the very first Italian ABS transactions.

Francesco has originated and executed more than 80 ABS transactions across EMEA, with particular focus on FIG, Corporate and Government related assets.

He has great experience in enabling both internal and external issuers to finance residential and commercial mortgages; personal loans and student loans; auto loans and leases; non performing secured and unsecured loans; healthcare and Government related receivables and corporate receivables (trade and long term contracts). In 2018, he also established a NPL Luxembourg based fund to invest into Italian unsecured claims : between 2008 and 2012 he was a board member of the Iberia servicer, Lisbon headquartered, Finsolutia.

Francesco is based in London and his geographical focus has historically been Italy, Iberia, Switzerland, UK, Greece and Poland. He has also executed transactions in France, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine and UAE.