Kames Capital has hired Nadia Bucci to boost its European sales presence in the Spanish and Portuguese markets.
With nine years experience in financial services, Bucci joins Kames from Osmosis Investment Management where she worked within business development.
Prior to this Bucci also held a similar business development role at Acropolis Capital.
In here new role at Kames, Bucci will be based in London covering Spain and Portugal as a business development manager. She will also maintain a regular presence in the Iberian Peninsula.
Kames has been steadily expanding its sales presence across Europe having recently appointed MSCI’s Edouard Giraud to cover the Swiss market.
Kames Capital head of retail sales Steve Kenny says: “We registered in Spain over a year ago and since then we have seen significant interest in our funds. The appointment of Nadia, who is fluent in Spanish, is the obvious next step as we look to evolve our business there.
“This is an exciting time in the Spanish financial services market with many commentators predicting it will be one of the fastest growing markets for investment funds over the coming years.”