Vontobel AM hires Iberia sales head from Candriam
Vontobel Asset Management (Vontobel AM) has expanded its team in Latin America, US Offshore and Iberia with two appointments.
The firm has appointed José Luis Ezcurra as head of US Offshore and Latin American distribution and Nabil El-Asmar Delgado as country sales head Iberia.
José Luis Ezcurra will broaden Vontobel’s coverage in the region and further develop the US Offshore business together with Servicios Financieros Altis and Unicorn Strategic Partners.
Nabil El-Asmar Delgado will lead Vontobel’s growth in Iberia. Prior to joining Vontobel, he was country head for Iberia at Candriam. Previously, he held different senior roles at Oddo Asset Management and Société Générale Asset Management in Madrid.
Ricardo Comin, who has significantly contributed to develop Vontobel Asset Management’s business in Iberia, will act as deputy of El-Asmar Delgado. Ricardo Comin, Elena Nieto, Gonzalo Diez de León and Natalia Ortega will report to El-Asmar Delgado.
Francesco Tarabini Castellani, head of Sales Southern Europe and Latin America, said: “These appointments are a sign of our commitment to these markets and our clients. We have been able to help investors to reach their investments goals and we want to continue on this successful path.”