Vontobel Asset Management has appointed Ignacio Pedrosa as Head of Latin America and US Offshore.
With 25 years of experience in distribution for asset and wealth management, Ignacio Pedrosa will be responsible for expanding and strengthening Vontobel’s partnerships in LatAm and US Offshore.
He joins Vontobel in its Miami office from BTG Pactual, where he was responsible for third party distribution and servicing institutional investors across LatAm and US Offshore.
Prior to that, he held senior-level positions at various investment firms in Madrid, including Tikehau Investment Management, EDM Asset Management and Bestinver Asset Management. He holds a Bachelor’s in Economics from the Universidad San Pablo-CEU in Madrid.
Additionally, Molly Katherine McVeigh, who has been with the firm since 2020 and a key contributor to business development and enhancing the client experience, will expand her relationship management responsibilities for LatAm and US Offshore.
“These appointments reinforce our client-centric priorities for growth in the US and the broader Americas regions, as well as our engagement with global banks,” said José Luis Ezcurra, Head of the Americas. “We are pleased to have Ignacio and Molly in these strategic roles, driving our commitment to providing quality solutions to investors and distribution partners.”
Vontobel has established its global success through differentiated investment expertise, bringing long-term solutions to investors in the Americas since 1984. Founded as a single boutique offering in the US, the firm has advanced its presence across the Americas as a multi-boutique manager with specialized investment solutions across asset classes to meet investors’
growing demands, the firm added.