Threadneedle Investments has appointed Patrick Steiner as head of European Insurance Sales.
Based in Zurich, Steiner will be reporting to Andrew Nicoll, Threadneedle’s head of Global Insurance.
Steiner will work closely with Threadneedle’s institutional sales teams across Europe with the objective of broadening and deepening Threadneedle’s relations with European insurance clients.
“Patrick’s appointment reflects our intention to leverage our significant insurance capabilities and credentials and extend these more fully across the European market,” said Andrew Nicoll.
Steiner joins Threadneedle from Conning Asset Management, where he has been business development director in charge of European Insurance clients since 2012. He has 20 years of experience in asset management.