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Vontobel extends Swiss reach to the UK with new hire


Vontobel Asset Management, a subsidiary of The Vontobel Group, has hired Andrew Raisman as executive director, head of UK/Ireland institutional business to emphasise the $39 billion Swiss bank’s commitment to developing its asset management presence in the UK institutional market.

Raisman was previously at Hermes Fund Managers where he was responsible for UK institutional business development and consultant relations. He has more than 17 years experience working in the asset management industry, specialising in UK institutional sales. 

Raisman was also a fund director at Baring Asset Management for UK business development and sales, having started his career at Martin