Ken Lambden joins JO Hambro Capital Management

Former Barings Asset Management chief investment officer Ken Lambden is to join JO Hambro Capital Management as group chief executive, subject to FCA approval. Lambden departed Barings in May ahead of its merger with Babson Capital Management and subsidiaries Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers and Wood Creek Capital Management.

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Asia Region Funds Passport – Memorandum of Cooperation

MEMORANDUM OF COOPERATION ON THE ESTABLISHMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE ASIA REGION FUNDS PASSPORT Representatives from Australia, Japan, South Korea and New Zealand have recently signed the final Memorandum of Cooperation (Memorandum) setting out the internationally agreed rules and cooperation mechanisms for the Asia Region Funds Passport

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Phillip Bungey joins 7IM as COO

Seven Investment Management (7IM) has hired Phillip Bungey as chief operating officer. Bungey was previously chief operating officer at online investment firm Nutmeg. He will replace Hazel Paton at 7IM, who retired earlier this year. Bungey previously worked with 7IM co-founders Justin Urquhart Stewart and Tom Sheridan at Barclays Stockbrokers

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Mattheiu Duncan new Natixis AM CEO

Natixis Asset Management (the €331.4 billion French asset manager) has appointed Mattheiu Duncan, former director at Newton Investment Management and Quilter Cheviot, as chief executive following the announcement Pascal Voisin is to leave the firm. Duncan’s career has spanned roles at Goldman Sachs, Cambridge Place Investment Management,

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Rick Andrews new Head of International Marketing, Legg Mason

Legg Mason has appointed Rick Andrews as head of International Marketing, reporting to Matthew Schiffman, global head of Marketing. Andrews joins from Aviva Investors, prior to that he worked among others at Blackrock, Credit Suisse, Cofunds and Merrill Lynch Investment Managers. Source: Investment Europe. Read full article

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