BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) has appointed Katharina Anna Rost to its ETF and Indexed Fund Solutions team in Germany, strengthening its sales capability and supporting its growth in the DACH region, effective 7 January 2019.
Rost reports to Claus Hecher, head of Sales Development for ETFs and Indexed Fund Solutions in Germany, Austria and German-speaking Switzerland. In this new role she will focus on promoting indexed fund solutions, including the BNP Paribas Easy range, to German investors.
Isabelle Bourcier, head of Quantitative & Index-based Management at BNP Paribas Asset Management, said: "Germany is one of our most important European markets for indexed fund solutions, and with investor demand for our products rising, the appointment of Rost will support our growth momentum there."
Rost joined from HSBC Global Asset Management in Düsseldorf, where she was a relationship manager in Wholesale Sales. She started her career in 2013 as a member of the sales support team at BlackRock Investment Managers in Frankfurt