Pioneer appoints new head of wholesale for Germany
Pioneer Investments has appointed Nils Hemmer as head of Wholesale and Third Party Sales for Germany.
Hemmer joins Pioneer from Fidelity Worldwide Investments, where he was head of Insurance Sales Germany since 2008. Previously, Hemmer held roles at the Ergo insurance group, and Victoria Insurance. He will report to Oliver Bilal, head of Distribution for Germany at Pioneer.
In his new role he will oversee distribution of mutual funds to insurers, banks, wealth managers, distribution networks and independent financial advisers.
Bilal said: “We are very pleased to have a proven expert with long-term management experience in third-party distribution joining us. Building on Nils’ experience, we will sharpen our profile in third-party distribution and focus on growing our strategic relationships.”