Avida International has appointed Beatrice N. Herrmann to German team of Avida International as senior consultant.
Herrmannwill help corporates and pension funds find the best fitting solutions to their investment governance problems. She will also help financial service providers optimise their business approach to occupational pensions in the German market. In addition to her alignment with Avida, Beatrice will continue her independent consultancy helping corporate clients to properly implement a German trust protecting pensions in case of insolvency.
She holds 25+ years of experience in international pension consulting with Mercer, Commerzbank and Allianz Group. She is a former managing director of Mercer's German group trustee, which is the largest group trustee in Germany offering pension protection in case of insolvency. She was also responsible for the administration of funded pension solutions and managed the employee self-service tools.
Previously, Herrmannworked as senior consultant in the Pension Solutions entities of both Commerzbank and Allianz Group advising corporate clients on best in class investment solutions for their pension plans.