Lombard appoints head of third-party distribution
Lombard Odier IM announced the appointment of Samira Sadik Dadi as Head of Third-Party Distribution, French speaking Switzerland, who joined on 1 May.
Most recently, Dadi was head of key accounts at Oyster Funds (Syz Bank) in Geneva, having also held the role of head of French-speaking Switzerland & Benelux distribution at the same organization, contributing to over ten years’ experience in fund distribution. Earlier in her career, Samira held a variety of marketing roles and worked at the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Samira Sadik Dadi will be reporting to and working closely with Martin Thommen, the recently appointed new head of third-party distribution for Europe, who joins on 1 June from UBS Asset Management.
Carolina Minio-Paluello, global head of sales and solutions, Lombard Odier IM, commented: “Switzerland is our home market and one that is very important to us. In the last twelve months we have repositioned our sales effort to better service all our clients, but particularly those in Switzerland, with a focus on providing them with a more customised solutions based approach. We are pleased to welcome Dadi, who together with Martin Thommen, will be able to grow our third-party distribution business in French speaking Switzerland and better service our existing client base.”