Carmignac has appointed Nils Hemmer as country head for Germany and Austria. Based in Frankfurt, he will take over the management of German and Austrian business in July.
Nils Hemmer has 19 years experience in the banking sector and in the distribution of financial products. He joins from Amundi (formerly Pioneer), where he spent about five years as the director of third party distribution. Previously, he was head of IFA & Insurance Sales at Fidelity Worldwide Investments and held several senior sales positions within the Munich Re Group / Ergo. Hemmer is an insurance broker and has studied economics.
Giorgio Ventura, global head of Sales at Carmignac, added: “Nils Hemmer’s knowledge and many years of experience in the wholesale and retail market will be a significant enrichment for our customer relationships in Germany and Austria. “