Allianz GI appoints head of Solutions UK and Ireland
Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI), has appointed Iain Cowell as Head of Solutions for UK and Ireland.
Based in London, Cowell will be responsible for the strategic direction of AllianzGI’s solutions business, including defined contribution, flexible income solutions, defined benefit solutions and dynamic risk management in the UK and Ireland
Prior to that, he worked among others as head of Investment Affairs at the National Association of Pension Funds, Managing Director at BNY Mellon and a Director at Hermes Investment Management.
Commenting on his appointment, Joe Moody, head of the International Solutions Specialist teams at Allianz GI said: “We are delighted to welcome Iain on-board at a busy and exciting time for our Global Solutions business. With a number of strong, core areas of expertise, including investment and risk advisory, sophisticated pensions and retirement solutions, Iain will help drive the expansion of our solutions business in the UK.