Stemcor Italia, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Stemcor Group, has appointed Roberto Macchi as director, trade development, at Stemcor Italia in Milan.


His role will be to develop offset opportunities for international corporate clients of Stemcor group in defence and aerospace, working in close cooperation with Stemcor Trade Finance Ltd, London.


Macchi brings some 18 years of experience in offset transactions to the Stemcor team, gained within Italy’s leading defence equipment supplier, Finmeccanica, where his primary responsibility was as offset director for Agusta Helicopters.


His appointment brings to five the number of locations where Stemcor Trade Finance is able to offer dedicated offset expertise, the others being London, Singapore, Hamburg and Athens. The group’s offset activities worldwide are supported by 40 offices of Stemcor Group.