FPM expands board to boost international presence
German asset manager Frankfurt Performance Management AG (FMP) has announced the appointment of Peter Smeets as head of business development, distribution and marketing, Smeets will also be part of the FPM board.
Smeets has earlier worked with FPM as chairman of the board between 2002 and 2008. Originally a lawyer, he joins from Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker (Europe) LLP, where he specialised in baning and financial legislation.
His appointment follows the recent hire of Martin Lehmann as Regional Head of Sales France, Switzerland, Belgium and UK. Both Smeets and Lehmann report to Klaus Täte, head of sales at FPM.