Kames Capital has strengthened its European sales team with the appointment of Edouard Giraud.
Giraud joins Kames as a business development consultant, reporting to head of continental European wholesale Richard Dixon.
He will focus on further developing Kames’ presence in the Swiss market with Dixon and John Parkin.
Giraud has over six years’ financial services experience and joins Kames from MSCI where he was a sales associate tasked with developing the group’s presence in the UK and Nordic regions.
Prior to MSCI he worked at Citigroup as a sales assistant for its EMEA institutions, having previously worked for Societe Generale and Inora Life.
Dixon says: “Since 2007 we have built a substantial client base in continental Europe, complementing our home market of the UK. I am delighted to welcome Edouard to Kames at such an exciting time for our European business. Edouard’s experience will bring significant value to our team as we look to broaden our customer base in Switzerland, as well as continuing to develop our business in Europe.”
Kames Capital currently operates in Austria, Belgium, the Channel Islands, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Spain and Switzerland, as well as its home market of the UK.