Neuberger Berman has hired Robert Schlichting as managing director, head of distribution for Germany and Austria. Schlichting has joined the firm from Schroder Investment Management, where he was Head of Institutional Business for Germany/Austria. Prior to Schroder Investment Management he worked at Merrill Lynch Investment Management and JP Morgan Asset Management.
Schlichting, who will be based in Frankfurt, heading Neuberger Bermans business development activities in the region, will report to Dik van Lomwel, head of Europe and the Middle East. “Robert has deep knowledge of the German and Austrian market place and we are thrilled that he has