Aviva Investors appoints global strategy director for the financial institutions
24 May 2010
(London): Aviva Investors today announced the appointment of John Carmody to the new role of Global Strategy Director for Financial Institutions. In this role, John will work with sales teams globally to develop new and existing relationships with financial institutions clients and to facilitate cross-border business.
In particular, John will focus on partnering with financial institutions seeking an asset manager with an aligned global reach and the operational scale required to work across different regions and provide world-class capabilities and solutions.
John joins from BlackRock where he was most recently Director of Business Development, Institutional Wealth Management EMEA, responsible for the development of new and existing client segments in global markets. Prior to this he worked at UBS Global Asset Management as Executive Director, Co-Head of Middle Markets Institutional.
He is based in London and reports to Rob Watson, Global Product and Strategic Relations Director.
Rob Watson said: “I am delighted to welcome John to Aviva Investors. John has successfully managed global distribution channels for many years and has a proven track record of creating business plans to best serve clients needs. His extensive industry experience will be a key factor in establishing strategic client relationships and positioning our capabilities to drive forward future success.
“John’s arrival completes the Global Strategy Director line up. The others being Richard Warne and Shaun Meadows who head strategy for the institutional and Aviva channels respectively.”
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Notes to Editors
Aviva Investors is the global asset management business of Aviva plc. The company delivers investment management solutions, services and client-driven performance to clients worldwide. Aviva Investors operates in 16 countries in Asia Pacific, Europe, North America and the United Kingdom with assets under management of almost £250 billion at 31 December 2009.
- Aviva is the world’s fifth largest* insurance group, serving 53 million customers across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific
- Aviva’s main business activities are long-term savings, fund management and general insurance, with worldwide total sales of £45.1 billion and funds under management of £379 billion at 31 December 2009
* Based on gross worldwide premiums for the year ended 31 December 2008
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