Eaton Vance Management (International) Limited has announced the appointment of Henrik Hoffmann-Fischer as Business Development director responsible for the Nordic region.
The role will include overseeing existing client relationships and new business development opportunities in the region, including management of sales, cultivating new distribution opportunities and client service. It will involve collaborating with Eaton Vance's teams in London and Boston, and with Sebastian Vargas, Business Development director Eaton Vance Management (International), who is going to focus on a new role covering the Netherlands and southern Europe. Eaton Vance will target the Nordic region with its full range, but with particular focus on its credit, EMD and responsibly managed strategies. It will also include the systematic strategies offered by Eaton Vance affiliate Parametric.
Hoffmann-Fischer will report to TJ Halbertsma, managing director Eaton Vance Management (International), who said: "Henrik is an established business development leader in the Nordic region with strong client relationships. We are confident in his ability to successfully lead our efforts alongside the investment teams."
Hoffmann-Fischer previously worked as head of Sales, Nordics at Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) in London. Before UBP, he worked at Kirstein A/S, most recently as co-head of Intelligence.
Eaton Vance opened a new office in Dublin in December 2019, to support its European expansion objectives.