Eastspring makes hire to boost European business
Eastspring Investments, the Asian investment management arm of Prudential PLC, has appointed Stephanie Wenzel to the newly created position of Client Services Manager in London.
The hire aims to support the continued growth of the European business, and to enhance its client service capabilities.
She was previously part of the team responsible for Investor Services and Sicav platform operations at Pimco in London.
Prior to that, she worked for BlueCrest Capital Management’s Investor Services team.
Eastspring has Asia based teams of over 2,500 employees and more than 250 investment professionals located in 10 major Asian markets alongside offices in the US, Europe and the United Arab Emirates.
The asset manager opened its London and Luxembourg offices in 2013, with Luxembourg acting as an oversight office management company for Eastspring’s Sicav offering across Europe and Asia.
Gordon Hogarth, head of Distribution for Europe and Middle East, commented: “We are pleased to welcome Stephanie to Eastspring. Her mix of client and investor experience and knowledge of European fund platforms will be invaluable as we continue to grow our European business.”