The departure comes as the German fund house cuts a layer of management in the multi-asset division globally.
Asset managers seek the right balance between automation and human intelligence, as robotics allow sweeping changes in the industry.
The German fund house has hired from JP Morgan Asset Management to fill the newly created role.
The German fund house has lured a senior product specialist from rival Manulife Asset Management, as the multi-asset hiring bonanza continues in Asia.
AllianceBernstein, Allianz Global Investors, Eastspring, Franklin Templeton, JP Morgan AM and Schroders are tipped to benefit strongly from their new awards under Taiwan's 'deep-cultivation plan'.
Changes at the top of Allianz Global Investors continue, with the global CEO making way five months after the firm announced a change in the Asia-Pacific leadership.