Ashburton boosts UK team
Ashburton Investments has announced the appointment of Matthew Kemp as head of UK Wholesale, where he will mainly be responsible of distributing the Ucits IV Luxembourg Sicav range in the UK.
The Sicav range includes a number of multi-asset, equity and fixed income funds with a focus on India and Africa.
Kemp joins from Smith & Williamson Investment Management, where he was a partner. Prior to that, he worked among others as investment director at Standard Life.
Swati Jain, head of International Distribution – Traditional Investments, said: “Matthew has extensive experience and knowledge of the UK Wholesale market. He will complement the team’s strengths and is well placed to make a significant impact on the distribution of our range of multi asset products, India and Africa strategies, which our clients can really benefit from. We are delighted to welcome him to the team.’
Matthew Kemp added “I am very excited to be given this opportunity to promote Ashburton Investments capabilities to the UK market. With the recent pension changes, the Multi Asset fund range offers an ideal solution for those wanting risk adjusted returns and diversification. Ashburton Investments also has strong expertise in areas such as India, China and Africa.”