Amundi Germany, with assets under management of around €51.6bn, has expanded its advisory board with the appointment of Michael Heise.
Evi C. Vogl, CEO Amundi Germany. said: "Heise's expertise will make a valuable contribution to expanding our position in the German market."
Heise was chief economist at Allianz SE from 2002 until the end of September 2019. In this role, he advised the Board of Management of Allianz SE on economic and strategic issues. This included analyses and forecasts on German and international economic and financial market developments.
Before joining the Allianz Group, Heise was general secretary of the Council of Experts for the Assessment of Overall Economic Development, chief economist at DG BANK and chief economist and head of Research at DZ BANK.