Consulting firm Mercer has appointed dual head for the investment area in Germany. The two long-standing employees took over the management on 1 April 2019.
Jeffrey Dissmann and Tobias Ripka have taken over the management of the investment advisory business at Mercer in Germany.
In addition to providing advice tailored to individual needs, Dissmann and Ripka will in future be cooperating with their customers on proven principles such as transparency, knowledge transfer and a focus on practical implementation.
Jeffrey Dissmann joined Mercer in 2009 and most recently served as Mercer's Wealth Strategy Group in Germany. His role focuses on looking after (multinational) companies and pension funds in issues relating to asset-liability management, portfolio optimization and risk management.
Tobias Ripka is partner at Mercer in Germany. He has been with Mercer since 2005 and, in addition to his many years in Germany, also worked for many years in international roles for Mercers Alternative Investment Boutique in London and Mercer Private Markets in Zurich. He advises institutional investors on strategic planning and implementation of the asset strategy.