PineBridge Investments (PineBridge), a global asset manager focused on active, high conviction investing, has appointed Oliver Leach as Head of Intermediary Business, UK, based in London.
Leach will be responsible for business development with UK intermediaries, establishing and enhancing relationships with clients in the region. In this role, Leach will report to Klaus Schuster, Head of Europe at PineBridge.
Schuster says: “We are excited to welcome Oliver to PineBridge, he brings considerable experience across a broad range of intermediary clients in the UK. This follows on from the recent appointment of Samir Tlili as Sales Manager for Swiss Intermediaries, and demonstrates the continued growth of our business throughout the European market.”
Leach joins PineBridge from Hermes Investment Management, where he was responsible for business development with Multi-Managers, Private Banks, Stockbrokers, Discretionary Managers and Family Offices throughout London. Prior to this, he worked at Alliance Trust where he focused on business development with intermediary clients.
“I am delighted to join PineBridge, a firm with a truly active approach, and a reputation for building portfolios with a high level of conviction and having a client-focussed culture,” adds Leach.
Leach holds a BSC in Geography from the University of St. Andrews.