US asset manager Legg Mason has appointed Stephan Bannier as new country head in Germany and Austria from July 2018.
He will report to Christian Zeitler, head of Central Europe at Legg Mason. Bannier will succeed Klaus Dahmann, who has been with the company for last ten years.
The new country manager Bannier has been working as director of Business Development for Legg Mason’s Frankfurt sales team since June 2016. In his new role, he will be responsible for the further expansion of sales activities in Germany and Austria.