Columbia Threadneedle Investments has hired Victor Rozental as sales director Nordics on the wholesale segment.
He will join on 25 June 2018 and will be based in Stockholm.
Rozental will take responsibility for promoting Columbia Threadneedle’s fund range and capabilities to wholesale clients in the Nordics region. He will work closely with Ulrik Oxfeldt, who heads up Nordic distribution for institutional clients.
Rozental will report to Gary Collins, head of Wholesale Distribution, EMEA and Latin America at Columbia Threadneedle.
Previously, he spent eight years at Schroders Investment Management, most recently as a client director for the Swedish institutional and intermediary markets.
Prior to that, he held several sales roles at Dexia Asset Management in Stockholm and Rotterdam as institutional sales manager for the Nordics region from 2007 to 2010.
Columbia Threadneedle’s Head of Wholesale Distribution, EMEA and Latin America, Gary Collins said: “We are delighted to welcome Victor to Columbia Threadneedle. He brings extensive experience and knowledge of the fund industry in the Nordic region and we look forward to his valuable contribution to accelerate Columbia Threadneedle’s growth in the region through the same consistent result and service for existing and new clients.”
As of 31 March 2018, Columbia Threadneedle had €395bn of assets under management.