Franklin Templeton has Rita Pfahls as deputy head of Institutional Sales, Germany, effective 21 February 2019.
Reporting to Stefan Bauer, head of Institutional Sales, Germany, she will support all sales activity related to Franklin Templeton's institutional business in Germany, focusing on maintaining and expanding client relationships with corporates and pensions.
Pfahls most recently worked for Universal Investment where, since 2013, she was department head for servicing companies and pension funds. Previously, she worked in product management at Allianz Global Investors. Prior to that, she spent twelve years at DekaBank, where she was responsible for institutional clients in various positions. Rita Pfahls is a bank business economist and started her professional career at Dresdner Bank.