Capital Group has appointed Bettina Schneider to the European client relations team. She will be dedicated to supporting financial intermediary and institutional clients in Germany and Austria and will be based in Frankfurt.
Bettina joins Capital Group from Vanguard Asset Management, where she worked for the past five and a half years in their institutional group in Europe as a senior client services associate. She has worked for several investment and financial services firms including The Carlyle Group and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. In her role at Capital Group, Bettina will be responsible for delivering high quality service to German and Austrian institutional and intermediary clients, supporting the growing sales team in the Frankfurt office. Capital Group recently reinforced its commitment to the German market by investing in new office premises in Frankfurt.
Claire Swinden, Senior Manager, Client Relations, Europe and Asia Distribution, said:
”We are delighted to welcome Bettina to the Capital Group client relations team. Part of Capital Group’s long-term strategy is to deliver superior client experiences and grow our business through existing and new distribution partners. A key part of achieving this objective is having experienced client service team members like Bettina provide a high quality investment service to our clients in their local language.”
Capital Group in Germany
Founded in 1931 in the US, Capital Group is one of the world’s largest and most experienced investment firms, with over US$1.9 trillion in assets under management. It has been managing assets for clients in Germany for over 20 years.
The strengthening of the client relations team and sales team in Germany underlines the great importance of the market for Capital Group’s European growth strategy. In addition to opening the first office in Frankfurt in 2015 and investing in new office premises in 2019, Capital Group seeks to continuously expand sales with country-specific expertise for the German market. One of Capital Group’s objectives is to bring a selection of the most successful fund strategies from the US to Europe as Luxembourg-based UCITS funds.