Based in New York City, Kovarsky will be responsible for covering the company’s business development and client relations in the US.
As part of this, he will focus on helping ETF market entrants with developing their teams with experienced individuals such as head of capital markets, sales, product specialists and ETF strategists.
Prior to joining Jobs in ETFs, Kovarsky was director of institutional partnerships at the CFA Institute where he worked for over four years.
Kovarsky also held positions with ANZ Investment Bank, Deutsche Bank, Societe Generale and Westpac Institutional Bank.
Kovarsky said in a statement: “Success in investment management – as I have gleaned from researching industry best practices – lies in assembling great multi-functional teams.
“Business growth is the tip of the proverbial iceberg, powered by professionals in investment, research, capital markets, strategy, legal, compliance, product management, marketing and sales partnering together.”