Eaton Vance expands UK Business Development team
David Miles has now been appointed as vice president and director Business Development UK Financial Institutions at Eaton Vance Management International (EVMI), a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp.
Based in London, Miles will be responsible for leading and increasing sales in the UK, as well as handling relationships with financial institutions. He will report to Christopher Mason, vice president and director of Business Development, Financial Institutions for Europe.
He joins Eaton Vance from Legal & General Investment Management, where he was senior Investment Sales manager, responsible for distribution to London institutions.
Prior to that, he covered institutions in the Channel Islands and Northern Europe. He also spent three years at MFS Investment Management as a Regional Vice President, previously held senior intermediary sales roles for UK and Southern Europe clients at Govett Investment Management and BGI.
Commenting on the appointment, Niall Quinn, managing director, EVMI said: “David’s extensive experience makes him an ideal addition to the Financial Institutions team, where he will be expanding our client relationships through the promotion of Eaton Vance’s flagship investment strategies, including our fixed income, and global equity offerings – and will work closely with our affiliates and strategic partners in this process.”