Potesta will be responsible for firm relationships in the national broker/dealer (B/D) channel. She will be based in New York and report to Michael Woods, Managing Director, CEO and US Head of Distribution for DWS Investments Distributors, Inc.
Potesta has more than 15 years of experience working with asset managers, banks, insurance companies, regional and national B/D firms, according to DWS. She joins the firm from First Eagle Funds, where she served as a Director and Head of National Accounts, responsible for strategic business development and management of all client relationships. Before First Eagle Funds, she was a Vice President, National Account Manager at Allianz Global Investors.