Sophis Names Christian Backe to Head Sales in Nordic Region

Christian Backe, Sales Director Nordic, Sophis

Sophis, which was bought by Misys last November, has named Christian Backe, who joined the firm last year, its new sales director for the Nordic region. Backe was previously at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management and Jackson Consulting.

Backe is charged with growing Sophis' presence amongst buy-side firms in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland.

"There has been a shift in thinking within the investment and asset management marketplace in the Nordics: There is a recognition that a more advanced strat