Vijay Vankadari joins ABN Amro as executive director, head of structured credit sales and financial markets distribution to asset managers and insurance clients in Germany and Austria. Based in Frankfurt, he reports jointly to Edward Wassink, global head of financial institutions and public sector distribution, and Hermann Watzinger, head of financial markets for Germany and Austria.
He joins from Deutsche Bank where spent the past four years, last in the relative value/structured credit distribution team covering German asset managers. He also previously served as a director of money market and repo sales.
“Financial institutions and public sector coverage is a key area of competitive strength for ABN Amro and this appointment will significantly strengthen our sales capabilities within this area of our financial markets business,” says Michiel de Jong, country representative of ABN Amro in Germany.