HANetf Adds Distribution and Marketing Firepower with New Hires
Andre Voinea appointed Director, German and
DACH Regions, bringing over 10 years of ETF and
asset management experience
Amy Simmons augments digital
London, 4th December, 2018
HANetf is pleased to announce the
appointment of two new sales and marketing professionals, adding to the expert
distribution capabilities of Europe’s first independent white-label ETF
Andre Voinea has been appointed as Director,
German and DACH Regions. Andre brings more than 10 years of experience selling
ETFs and index products, joining HANetf from FTSE Russell. Previously, Andre
held senior sales roles at companies including ETF Securities and Nomura and
has acted as an advisor to fintech and crypto currency start-ups. Andre will
report to HANetf co-CEO, Hector McNeil, and will be responsible for promoting
HANetf funds to professional investors in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
has been appointed as Digital Marketing Manager, adding more than 3 years of
marketing experience gained at BMO Global Asset Management and Natixis
Investment Managers. Reporting to Simon Mott, Director of Marketing, Amy will
oversee HANetf’s digital marketing and content distribution capabilities.
McNeil, co-founder and co-CEO of HANetf, said: “Over the
course of 2018, HANetf has changed the European ETF landscape, successfully
launching our white-label platform and bringing our first ETFs to European
investors. Andre and Amy add further ETF expertise to our team and will be
instrumental in supporting our mission to bring innovative, modern strategies
to European investors.
Austria and Switzerland are some of the most important and sophisticated ETF
markets in Europe and have strong institutional and retail participation. Andre
has outstanding knowledge of the needs of ETF investors in these countries and
his expertise will help propel the growth of HANetf products in those regions.
Amy’s background in ETFs, combined with her knowledge of modern digital
marketing approaches will be of significant value to HANetf and our clients as
we continue to grow.”
HANetf’s first three ETFs were listed on XETRA,
Borsa Italian and London Stock Exchange in October, 2018. These ETFs were listed for two third party
asset managers. HANetf has multiple ETFs for different asset managers in the
pipeline due to be listed first quarter and later in 2019. The company is
currently talking to over 200 European, Asian and North American asset managers
about establishing their first European UCITS ETFs.