Pioneer Investments has announced appointment of Isabelle Spitz as senior sales manager for Switzerland.
Spitz will be based in Zurich and will have to report to Rainer Lenzin, country head Switzerland. She will mainly focus on Pioneer Investments' Wholesale clients like banks, independent asset managers and family offices.
She joins the firm with nearly 13 years of industry experience, having served Bank Julius Baer, Zurich with responsibilities for the Agreements of Bank Julius Baer with Third Party asset managers in the fund industry.
Earlier, she held positions as Sales Manager for Credit Suisse Asset Management, Zurich; and Product Manager for PAX Swiss Life Insurance Company, Basel.
Rainer Lenzin said, Isabelle's appointment further reinforces Pioneer Investments' commitment to expanding our distribution footprint in the Swiss market. Isabelle's track record of executing business development initiatives will be invaluable as we look to broaden existing relationships and identify new opportunities to serve wholesale clients with our line-up of strong product offerings.
Fabien Madar, head of Northern and Western Europe, said, Switzerland is strategic for Pioneer Investments and the inflows seen in the last 3 years have been the evidence of the clients' recognition of the quality of our product range. We plan to further reinforce the team in the next few months with the hiring of a Senior Institutional sales manager.