HANetf makes senior sales hire as demand for white label ETF services grow
David Patterson has been appointed Director, UK & Ireland Sales
Will assume responsibility for promoting fund range on HANetf platform to professional investors
Adds 10 years of ETF sales experience and 30 years of asset management experience
London, 12 February 2018
HANetf is delighted to announce the appointment of David Patterson as Director, UK & Ireland Sales, further deepening the expertise and capabilities of Europe’s first independent white label ETF platform.
Reporting to Hector McNeil, co-CEO of HANetf, David will be responsible for selling funds on the HANetf platform to UK and Irish clients as part of its comprehensive distribution and marketing solution.
David brings over 30 years of industry experience, with 10 years dedicated to ETF distribution. He joins HANetf from Deutsche Asset Management where he held the position of Head of UK Wholesale Distribution, developing the UK coverage of Exchange Traded Products and Strategic Beta funds.
David’s extensive and distinguished career in asset management boasts senior sales and distribution roles at companies including Mellon Global Investments, Newton Fund Managers, Save & Prosper Group, Sun Life Trust and Manulife Management.
Hector McNeil, co-CEO of HANetf said “HANetf is putting in place a formidable distribution team, which David will significantly enhance. The UK and Ireland will be core markets for HANetf as asset managers, financial advisers, wealth managers, private banks and brokerages across the region increase their adoption and use of ETFs.
“David’s considerable knowledge of the marketplace and understanding of investor needs adds to HANetf’s already powerful offering, reinforcing our unique proposition which combines a best-in-class ETF white-label platform with sophisticated distribution, sales and marketing services for clients.”