SYZ Asset Management appoints Derek Borthwick
Geneva-based SYZ Asset Management has announced the appointment of Derek Borthwick as business development director for Scotland, Northern England and Ireland.
He will be responsible for promoting the full range of SYZ Asset Management’s capabilities in the northern region of the UK market, including segregated mandates as well as the SYZ AM and OYSTER funds.
Borthwick joins SYZ Asset Management from JP Morgan Asset Management, where he was vice president of sales and in charge of the distribution of their fund range to discretionary wealth managers, advisory IFAs, private banks and life insurers in Scotland and Northern Ireland. Prior to that, he worked for four years at Fidelity International as senior sales manager.
“I am excited to be joining the SYZ team to promote their successful and diverse product range. The breadth of high performing strategies, available as funds and mandates, gives me plenty to talk about and I look forward to introducing fund buyers in the northern region to our suite of products” Borthwick says.