Allfunds Bank, Europe’s largest open architecture fund platform*, continues to expand its presence in Latin American with the appointment of Sebastián Ochagavía as the new Country Head of Chile with additional responsibility for the Allfunds business in Uruguay and Argentina.
Mr. Ochagavía will be responsible for heading up the Allfunds sales efforts in Chile, Argentina and Uruguay and will report directly to Laura Gonzalez, Head of LatAm and Iberia. Previously Mr. Ochagavía was Deputy Head of Institutional Clients at Compass Group where he was in charge of the distribution of third-party products (mutual funds, ETFs and alternatives strategies) to institutional clients in Chile including Pension Funds, Insurance Companies and Local Mutual Funds companies.
Before joining Compass, Mr. Ochagavía was a Business Development Associate at BlackRock for SAxB region, where he covered Institutional Clients in Chile and Peru, based in Santiago. Prior to this, he worked at Corso Inversiones, one of the largest single Family Offices in Chile, as a buy-side investment analyst.
Allfunds has been present in Chile since 2008 and has extensive plans to continue to accelerate its growth in the Region.
Laura Gonzalez, said:
“I am very pleased to welcome Sebastián to Allfunds -I am confident he will make an immediate impact on our business. The Latin American market, particularly Chile, is extremely important to us. Sebastián will be joining an already very well-established team that has have been operating in the Region for over 10 years and so I am delighted to have his experience and insight to help grow our business.”
Mr. Ochagavía has a Bachelor degree in Business Administration with a concentration in finance from University of Chile. He is fluent in Spanish, English and French.
Allfunds Bank remains the fund manager’s overall first choice for fund platform distribution out of 80 B2B platforms across Europe – according to the Platforum report, March 2018.
Notes to Editors:
Allfunds Bank Group offers integrated fund solutions (operational, analysis and information). Created in 2000, today Allfunds Bank has more than €370 Billion assets under administration and offers close to 64,000 funds from 1,200 fund managers. Allfunds Bank has a local presence in Spain, Italy, UK, Chile, UAE, Switzerland, Colombia, Luxembourg, Singapore and Sao Paolo and has more than 610 institutional clients, including major commercial banks, private banks, insurance companies, fund managers, financial supermarkets, international brokers, and specialist firms from 45 different countries.
John Morgan Katherine Sloan Fortuna Asset Management Communications Global Head of Corporate Communications
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