Press Release

PIMCO Hires Henrik Grunditz as Account Manager for the Nordic Region

Mr. Grunditz will focus on further developing strategic growth opportunities in the Nordics’ global wealth management and institutional markets.

 

London (30 September, 2019) – PIMCO, one of the world’s premier fixed income investment firms, has hired Henrik Grunditz as Senior Vice President and Account Manager for the Nordic region. Mr. Grunditz will focus on business development with institutional and global wealth management clients in the Nordics. Mr. Grunditz will be based in PIMCO’s London office and report to Patrick Dunnewolt, Executive Vice President and Country Head Benelux and Nordics.

Mr. Grunditz has 14 years of investment experience with a focus on alternatives solutions, business development and client servicing in the Nordic region. Mr. Dunnewolt said: “Henrik’s experience and insights in the Nordic markets will help us further expand our growing business in this important region.” Frank Witt, Managing Director and Head of PIMCO Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Nordics and Benelux, added: “Our ambition is to offer our clients outstanding service in addition to first-class investment solutions and performance. In this regard, Henrik will play an important role as we aim to help our clients navigate an increasingly challenging investment landscape.”

PIMCO invests significant resources to support its growing base of highly sophisticated clients in the Nordic region. The firm offers a broad range of investment solutions focusing on fixed income, alternatives and ESG.

Professional Bio

Mr. Grunditz is a Senior Vice President and Account Manager at PIMCO, based in the London office. Prior to joining PIMCO in 2019, he co-founded the data science and technology firm Hivemind. Mr. Grunditz spent five years at Winton Group, as a Senior Vice President responsible for institutional business development in the Nordic and Benelux regions. He previously worked with MSCI, where he was responsible for developing the multi-asset risk analytics business across various client segments in Europe. Mr. Grunditz started his career in management consulting, working in Accenture’s Capital Markets practice. He has 14 years of investment experience and holds a Master’s degree in Information Systems Engineering from Imperial College London.

About PIMCO

PIMCO is one of the world’s premier fixed income investment managers. With our launch in 1971 in Newport Beach, California, PIMCO introduced investors to a total return approach to fixed income investing. In the 45+ years since, we have continued to bring innovation and expertise to our partnership with clients seeking the best investment solutions. Today we have offices across the globe and 2,600+ professionals united by a single purpose: creating opportunities for investors in every environment. PIMCO is owned by Allianz S.E., a leading global diversified financial services provider.

Media Contacts

Jochen Haegele
EMEA Corporate Communications
Munich
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Jennifer Spivey
U.K. and EMEA Corporate Communications
London
+44.20.3640.1484
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Michael Reid
Global Head of Corporate Communications
New York
+1.212.597.1301
michael.reid@pimco.com

Agnes Crane
U.S. Corporate Communications
New York
+1.212.597.1054
agnes.crane@pimco.com

Laura Batty
U.S. Corporate Communications
Newport Beach
+1.949.720.6374
laura.batty@pimco.com

Donna Chan
APAC Corporate Communications
Hong Kong
+852.3650.7752
donna.chan@pimco.com

Disclosures

PIMCO Europe Ltd (Company No. 2604517) and PIMCO Europe Ltd - Italy (Company No. 07533910969) are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (12 Endeavour Square, London, E20 1JN) in the UK. The Italy branch is additionally regulated by the Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (CONSOB) in accordance with Article 27 of the Italian Consolidated Financial Act. PIMCO Europe Ltd services are available only to professional clients as defined in the Financial Conduct Authority’s Handbook and are not available to individual investors, who should not rely on this communication.| PIMCO Deutschland GmbH (Company No. 192083, Seidlstr. 24-24a, 80335 Munich, Germany), PIMCO Deutschland GmbH Italian Branch (Company No. 10005170963), PIMCO Deutschland GmbH Spanish Branch (N.I.F. W2765338E) and PIMCO Deutschland GmbH Swedish Branch (SCRO Reg. No. 516410-9190) are authorised and regulated by the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) (Marie- Curie-Str. 24-28, 60439 Frankfurt am Main) in Germany in accordance with Section 32 of the German Banking Act (KWG). The Italian Branch, Spanish Branch and Swedish Branch are additionally supervised by the Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (CONSOB) in accordance with Article 27 of the Italian Consolidated Financial Act, the Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV) in accordance with obligations stipulated in articles 168 and 203 to 224, as well as obligations contained in Tile V, Section I of the Law on the Securities Market (LSM) and in articles 111, 114 and 117 of Royal Decree 217/2008 and the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (Finansinspektionen) in accordance with Chapter 25 Sections 12-14 of the Swedish Securities Markets Act, respectively. The services provided by PIMCO Deutschland GmbH are available only to professional clients as defined in Section 67 para. 2 German Securities Trading Act (WpHG). They are not available to individual investors, who should not rely on this communication. PIMCO (Schweiz) GmbH (registered in Switzerland, Company No. CH-020.4.038.582-2), Brandschenkestrasse 41, 8002 Zurich, Switzerland, Tel: + 41 44 512 49 10. The services provided by PIMCO (Schweiz) GmbH are not available to individual investors, who should not rely on this communication but contact their financial adviser.