According to the announcement, Heins will be responsible for business development and management of key institutional relationships in Northern Europe, reporting to Niall Quinn, managing director of Eaton Vance Management International.
Heins joins the firm from Goldman Sachs Asset Management, London, where he served most recently as executive director, institutional business development. There he was responsible for sales and marketing for a platform of products and strategies and relationship management to clients in the Benelux region.
Prior to joining Goldman Sachs in 2001, Heins was marketing manager at WM Company in Amsterdam. He started his career in the institutional relationship management team at KAS Bank in Amsterdam.