Columbia Threadneedle Investments has appointed Bárbara Echazarra (pictured) as sales manager in its Madrid office.
Echazarra joined at the start of the week and works alongside sales managers Alberto González Méndez and Carlos Moreno.
She reports to Rubén García Páez, head of Iberia and Latin American distribution at Columbia Threadneedle.
Echazarra was most recently account director for Spain at Carmignac and formerly worked at BNP Paribas and Louis Vuitton.
Columbia Threadneedle established presence in Madrid 11 years ago.