Janus Henderson Investors announced the appointment of Stefan Baensch as director of Institutional Business for their sales team in Germany with immediate effect.
Stefan Baensch will report to Daniela Brogt, head of Sales Germany, and Sylvain Agar, head of EMEA ex-UK Institutional.
Prior to this, Stefan Baensch spent twelve years at Allianz Global Investors, where he had been active in asset management since 2005.
Daniela Brogt, head of Sales Germany, commented: “The expansion of our sales team enables us to build on the success that we have already achieved in the well-developed German asset management market. Our growing customer base expects tailor-made investment and service solutions from us. We welcome Baensch who will expand our presence in the German market.”
Sylvain Agar, head of EMEA ex-UK Institutional, added: “The appointment of Baensch reflects our commitment to expanding our presence in the business with institutional investors throughout continental Europe. His comprehensive knowledge and experience makes him an excellent addition to our team and enables us to make the entire breadth and depth of Janus Henderson’s investment solutions accessible to German investors.”