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Merchants Partners is a partnership of two founding members responsible for the business of the company with a combined experience in trading of goods and trade finance of more than 50 years.

Emilio Castelbolognesi, a Swiss resident, has been involved in trading since 1989 when he started with Intersomer (trading of Mediobanca in Milan). He was CEO of AS Associated Contractors SA since its inception in 1997 and General Manager of Fintec Gmbh in Vienna (a joint venture company with Erste Bank) until his departure in 2016.

Luca Ceretti, a Monaco resident, has been working in trade finance since 1991 with the Soditic group where, through the years, he became Executive Director of several companies until his departure in 2015.