LGIM hires De Marco to lead UK clients team
Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has announced the appointment of Chris De Marco as head of institutional client management and strategy.
De Marco will be in charge of LGIM’s UK client teams and report to Sarah Aitken, head of Institutional Business EMEA.
Sarah Aitken said: “I am delighted that Chris has accepted the role of Head of Institutional Client Management and Strategy, which comes at an important juncture in LGIM’s development. Clients of all sizes are having to deal with a rapidly changing, highly demanding investment environment. LGIM is uniquely positioned to meet clients’ needs at all stages of the investment journey.
He joins LGIM in April 2013, initially working on product strategy in the Solutions team.”
Prior to joining LGIM, he was as an investment consultant and partner at Aon Hewitt, providing derivatives advice to the practice’s largest clients.He has also gained experience in structuring and selling derivatives at Credit Suisse, HSBC and Salomon Brothers, both in Europe and North America.