Sonia Palmieri

Sonia Palmieri

Head of Business Development at Smartkarma

Startupbootcamp FinTech Singapore Mentor

Sonia started her career in New York at Credit Suisse in OTC and structured derivatives products. In 2013, Sonia went on to join the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) as a portfolio manager. At CalPERS, Sonia managed over 3 billion dollars of emerging markets equity index portfolios across all capitalizations.

Since moving to Singapore, Sonia has shifted focus to the financial technologies sector and joined a Singapore based fintech startup, Smartkarma, where she runs Business Development.