Strategic Insight, a New York-based global provider of data, research, and consulting to investment management and distribution companies, has appointed Andreas Pfunder as Managing Director Europe. In this role, Pfunder is responsible for expanding SI’s business among mutual fund companies, wealth managers, and distribution networks in the UK and Europe, according to a press release.
Pfunder will be joined by Jamie Maak, Strategic Insight’s Global Business Development Manager, who is moving from New York to London to coordinate the group’s worldwide presence and support of clients.
Previously, Pfunder worked as an independent consultant after years in senior business development roles with Fidelity International and AllianceBernstein. He has an Executive MBA from London Business School.
The announcement said SI also plans to open a Hong Kong office later this year.