DC Placement Advisors focuses on the key European and emerging Asian and Pacific investor markets with a dedicated distribution approach

  • Structured distribution process with top-down/ key-account approach and responsibilities of team members 
  • Regular communication and update with institutional investors on their investment preferences, asset allocation and current portfolio development 
  • Presence at the largest industry relevant events, roundtables and conferences 

DCPLA's Distribution Capabilities

Broad distribution to a diversified investor base.

  • Focus on largest institutional investors in alternatives
    Comprehensive database of 2,800+ global institutional investors and their investment consultants; focus on 800 largest European investors. 
  • Key senior decision makers approach
    Key investment roles at pension funds, insurance companies, funds of funds, investment consultants, asset managers, family offices and sovereign wealth funds. 
  • Perfectly positioned to cover “hard-to-access” markets
    German-speaking Europe, France, Netherlands, South Korea, the Middle East and Japan. 

European Pension & Insurance Markets 2017 (billion EUR)

UK 5,661
France 3078
Germany 2,098
Netherlands 1,963
Switzerland 1,240
Denmark 1,112
Italy 1,085
Sweden 958
Finland 231


OECD; Willis Towers Watson „Global Pension Asset Study – 2018“

Over the course of 10 years, DC Placement Advisors has been successfully placing funds for global leading asset managers in Europe, Australia and Asia and has expanded its reach to global coverage.

Nina Dohr-Pawlowitz, CEO

Investor Mapping as a Key Discipline

DC Placement Advisors is perfectly positioned to cover the core European institutional investor markets as well as South Korea, the Middle East, and Japan representing more than €7trn of pension and insurance assets.

By continuous communications with the investors base, DCPLA's team of multilingual relationship managers ensures that our investor data are as complete as possible, both through monitoring news sources, and most importantly through proactively contacting alternative assets professionals and senior decision makers directly in order to ensure that information is accurate and up to date.

Our database covers the following regions (UK, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, France, Benelux, Nordics, Mediterranean Europe, South Korea, the Middle East, Japan and others).


Assets under management of the Top 5 insurers in key European insurance markets (EUR bn)

Our investors base covers the following investor types:

  • Asset Management Firms
  • Banks (Savings and Regional Banks)
  • Church Investors
  • Investment Consultants/Advisors
  • Corporate Investors
  • Corporate Pension Funds
  • Family Offices
  • Fund-of-Funds Managers
  • Gatekeepers
  • Insurance Companies
  • Public Pension Funds
  • Sovereign Wealth Funds

We speak to the following audiences:

  • CIO
  • Investment Director
  • Investment Manager
  • Head of Department
    (Private Equity, Real Estate, Real Assets etc..)
  • Portfolio Manager
  • Pension Fund Manager
  • Head of Alternatives
  • Head of Fund Research


1. Using hard cap if available

2. EUR/USD = 0.92 (as of 24.03.2020, 12:42 UTC)