Investment consultancy bfinance has announced the appointment of Witold Witkiewicz as director in its Private Markets business area and John Amoasi as senior associate in Fixed Income.
Witold joins from Aeriance Investments, a European property debt platform. he has also managed a discretionary long/short account of global real estate investment trust equities. Previously he was head of European Credit at Woodbourne Investment Management, a US based head fund of global property securities.
Witkiewicz joins from Goldman Sachs Asset Management in London, where he was product manager for Multi-Sector and Absolute Return Fixed Income strategies. Previously, he was an account associate at Pimco for UK and European clients.
Derek Williams, head of Private Markets Research at bfinance, said: “We are delighted to have someone of Witold’s calibre join our team. Witold has extensive first hand investment experience across private and public real estate, equity and debt. Witold joins at an exciting time for bfinance as we continue to provide robust solutions and advice across every area of private markets and wider portfolios.”
Mathias Neidert, head of Public Markets Research at bfinance, said, “John’s in-house experience from two of the largest fixed income asset managers in the world will prove extremely valuable in further supporting our clients by designing superior fixed income portfolios and selecting outstanding asset managers.”