State Street appoints new head of Global Services business in Switzerland
Markus Steiner has been appointed head of State Street Global Services’ business in Switzerland, effective 1 July this year.
A handover period will involve current managing director René Charrière. Once Steiner has taken up his position, Charrière will assume a senior relationship management role for select Swiss-based accounts.
Steiner has more than 22 years of professional experience in the asset management and investment fund industry, including positions in fund management and product development in the Swiss and European fund markets. Until recently he served as head of UBS Fund Management Switzerland AG for more than 13 years.
Jörg Ambrosius, senior vice president of State Street, said the appointment positioned State Street to grow its business in Switzerland.