Swiss Life Asset Managers has appointed Marius Würgler as head of Sales and Marketing, effective 1 January 2019.
In this newly created role, Würgler will be responsible for the further development and implementation of the transnational sales strategy.
He will also become a member of the executive board of Swiss Life Asset Managers. Based in Zurich, he will report to Stefan Mächler, CIO Swiss Life.
Würgler has been the CEO of Amundi Switzerland SA since 2017. Prior to that, he spent three years as head of Sales Europe and Switzerland for Lombard Odier Investment Management and seven years as country manager for Goldmann Sachs Asset Management in Switzerland. He started his career as portfolio manager balanced portfolio at Credit Suisse Asset Management.