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GAM Lands Magnus Jahnke as Head of Nordics

Stockholm (HedgeNordic) – Magnus Jahnke will be joining Swiss asset management firm GAM Investments in September as Head of Nordics Distribution after close to six years in a similar role at Jupiter Asset Management. Jahnke will be responsible for GAM’s distribution strategy in the Nordics and will lead business development, client service and engagement with consultants in the region.

“I am thrilled to welcome Magnus to GAM. We are committed to growing and deepening our relationships in the Nordic region by providing investment leadership, innovation and sustainable thinking,” comments Jill Barber, Global Head of Institutional Solutions at GAM. Jahnke will report to Jill Barber when joining GAM Investments on September 1. “Magnus brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to this role and I very much look forward to working with him,” says Barber.

“Magnus brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to this role and I very much look forward to working with him.”

Magnus Jahnke joins the Swiss asset manager from Jupiter Asset Management, where he served as Managing Director, Head of Nordics for the past six years. Before Jupiter, Jahnke spent five years at Lancelot Asset Management as Portfolio Manager and Head of Fund Selection. He also used to work within fund and manager selection at Nordea Investment Management.

“I am delighted to be joining. GAM’s actively managed, differentiated investment strategies and commitment to sustainable investing is a powerful combination to help clients meet their investment requirements.”

“I am delighted to be joining. GAM’s actively managed, differentiated investment strategies and commitment to sustainable investing is a powerful combination to help clients meet their investment requirements,” comments Jahnke, GAM’s incoming Head of Nordics, Distribution. “I look forward to contributing to the future growth of the Nordic region.”

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