UK pension adviser appoints head of Manager Research
Punter Southall Aspire, providing services to pension funds that include investment research, has appointed Ian Aylward as investment director, head of DC Manager Research.
Aylward joins from Aviva Investors where he was head of Manager Research and founded the multi-manager team which served as a global hub for external manager research.
Fomerly, he was co-head of Manager Research at Skandia Investment Group with specific responsibility for alternatives. Aylward has also been a fund manager with Collins Stewart Asset Management and Rothschild Asset Management.
Punter Southall Aspire was established earlier in 2016 and is part of the Punter Southall Group founded in 1988.