Liontrust expands global sales team
Liontrust has appointed Ian Chimes as head of Global Distribution, directly reporting to chief executive John Ions who is responsible for sales in the UK and internationally.
Chimes joins from Miton Group, where he currently works as Sales and Marketing director, having previously worked among others as managing director and co-founder of Psigma Asset Management and as managing director and head of Distribution at Credit Suisse Asset Management.
Commenting on the appointment, John Ions said:“Ian has vast experience in, and knowledge of, distribution both in the UK and in Continental Europe. Recruiting a head of Global Distribution of Ian’s calibre demonstrates the progress and expansion of Liontrust over the past six years.
Coinciding with Chimes’ appointment, Simon Hildrey, head of Marketing and Distribution Strategy has been promoted to chief marketing officer.