Schroders appoints head of UK Institutional Clients from BlackRock
Schroders has announced the appointment of Geoff Cheetham as head of UK Institutional Clients.
Cheetham joins Schroders from BlackRock, where he has performed a number of senior roles, most recently as Head of EMEA Consultants.
Cheetham will manage a team of over 20 senior staff, servicing 800 clients and £53.8bn of assets under management (as at 31 March 2014). He will join the Schroders’ UK Institutional Management Team and will report to Miles O’Connor, Head of European Institutional.
Miles O’Connor, head of European Institutional, commented:
“Geoff’s appointment is part of our commitment to further improve the quality and breadth of our client engagement. He brings a wealth of experience in the UK pensions industry and we are looking forward to a very broad contribution to our business.”
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