Schroders adds head of global sales

Daniel Imhof joined Schroders as head of global sales, a spokeswoman said.

The position is new. Mr. Imhof is responsible for global sales, broadening product offerings and developing sales team members’ skills. He reports to John Troiano, global head of distribution.

“The creation of this new role reflects our broadening product suite and the requirement for our salespeople to possess specialist knowledge across all asset classes. (Mr. Imhof) brings with him a wealth of experience,” Mr. Troiano said in a news release.

Mr. Imhof was global head of portfolio specialists at UBS Wealth Management. A spokesman was not available to comment about Mr. Imhof's replacement.