The global investment manager has appointed Amy Cho as head of Asia Pacific and as chief executive of M&G Investments Singapore.
Cho joins from Schroders where she was chief executive Hong Kong and deputy head Asia Pacific.
She has previously worked at Pictet Asset Management, First State Investments, HSBC Asset Management and Citibank.
The wealth management and professional services group has hired Katrina Brown as director of responsible investment.
Brown joins from Morgan Grenfell Asset Management as director of global equities, and will focus on incorporating ESG into investment processes.
Investec Wealth and Investment
The investment service has recruited Kirsty Cartwright as investment director within its Birmingham office.
Kirsty brings 23 years’ experience in the wealth management industry, having previously worked at Barclays Wealth, and Mazars solutions before moving to RBC Brewin Dolphin in Manchester.
The insurance company has appointed Rebecca Gladstone as head of public policy, a newly created role within the chief executive’s office.
Rebecca joins from the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) where she was stakeholder and public affairs manager, and has previously worked at FTI Consulting and the Association of British Insurers (ABI).
The IFA group has promoted operations and integration specialist Marine Deruelle to executive director.
This creates a five-strong board designed to accelerate MWA’s acquisition and integration strategy.
Deruelle brings 8 years’ experience in the financial services industry, having worked at AXA Australia and AMP Limited.