Former Sesame director Andreas joins Defaqto in funds role


A former managing director at Sesame Bankhall Group is set to join financial services research business Defaqto as head of insight (funds and DFMs).

Pan Andreas, who was managing director, wealth wanagement at Sesame Bankhall Group having held senior roles previously at Henderson, Intrinsic and Towry Law, will join the company in January. He will lead the delivery of Defaqto's ratings and risk-rated funds and models, as well as publications and consultancy. Meanwhile, current Defaqto head of insight and consulting (investments), Frank Potaczek, will take up the newly-created role of senior vice president (funds and DFMs). Defaqto CEO Zahid Bilgrami said: "We have experienced tremendous growth and uptake of our ratings and also ...

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