European fund distribution consultant accelerando associates has appointed of Daniel Pierce (pictured) as a partner to work alonside managing partner Philip Kalus at the group’s Valencia office.
Pierce joins accelerando from Wells Fargo, where he worked as Investment Management Specialist EMEA. Prior to that, he has held various positions at Citi, including Cross Asset Group Fund Sales EMEA in London, and Smith Barney in Dallas.
Kalus comments on the appointment: “I am, as all of my colleagues, truly excited about Daniel joining us. He brings in a lot of additional experience, thorough technical knowledge and most importantly the right mindset to think beyond and to challenge widespread beliefs and practices in asset management as well as in fund distribution.“
accelerando associates was founded in 2004 and now has offices in Frankfurt, London and Valencia.