James Young, Artemis’ head of European sales, said: “Coming to us from BNY Mellon, where he was head of institutional business for the Nordic region, Jens has over 17 years’experience of sales in the Nordics and is highly regarded. He has a BA in international banking and finance and an MSc in international securities.
“Jens’ appointment is part of our steady expansion into continental Europe. Taking our European sales and marketing team to seven specialists, Jens will now develop our relationships and sales in the Nordics.
“We’ve already won assets of some €1.5 billion from the continent. With Jens’ help, we look forward to building on that over the years ahead.”
Artemis is a leading UK-based fund manager, offering a range of funds which invest in the UK, Europe, the US and around the world. As a dedicated, active investment house, Artemis specialises in investment management for both retail and institutional investors. The firm manages some £27 billion (€31.0 billion/$36.1 billion) across a range of funds, two investment trusts, a venture capital trust and both pooled and segregated institutional portfolios. A number of these funds are available to investors in continental Europe and Singapore.