AllianzGI expands UK Institutional team
Allianz GI has appointed Margaret Frost as head of Institutional for the UK market, as of 1 October.
In her new role Frost, will be responsible for the group’s sales, consultant relations and client account management in the UK reporting to Irshaad Ahmad, head of Institutional Europe.
Previously, Frost headed the Generalist Portfolio Management team for Rogge Global Partners (RGP), the London-based global fixed income firm acquired by AllianzGI in June of this year. In addition, she led the RGP’s Marketing and Client Relationship team since 2015.
Prior to that, she worked among others at Towers Watson, BNP Paribas, Citibank and Deutsche Bank.
Commenting on the appointment, Irshaad Ahmad, head of Institutional Europe, said: “Joining forces with Rogge Global Partners has enhanced our investment capabilities and brought new colleagues and clients into our firm. We know we have a wealth of talent in RGP and our UK distribution team here at AllianzGI, so the opportunity to put them together is very exciting. I am confident that Margaret has the experience and knowledge to help us meet and exceed our clients’ expectations today and in the future.”