Woodford IM builds out compliance team

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Woodford Investment Management has announced the expansion of  its compliance and operations team, including the appointment of Simon Osborne as head of Compliance and Gavin St. John-Heath as chief risk and operations officer.

Osborne joins from Los Angeles-based Nuveen Investments where he worked since 2010, as senior vice president. Prior to this, Simon gained eight years’ experience managing teams in compliance divisions at PIMCO, in London and at its Newport Beach headquarters.

St. John-Heath join from BlueQuant Capital Management, he has more than eight years’ experience having held several senior risk management and compliance roles across various market sectors, including Petronas Energy Trading.

Woodford Investment Management has also hired David Brailsford, who joins as data architecture delivery manager from IBM and Vimal Patel, business analyst, who joins from Abu-Dhabi-based sovereign wealth manager Mubadala Development Company, where he was head of investment systems.

Mona Dohle
Mona Dohle speaks German and Dutch, she is DACH & Benelux Correspondent for InvestmentEurope. Prior to that, she worked as a journalist in Egypt and Palestine. She started her career as a journalist working for a local German newspaper. Mona graduated with an MSc in Development Studies from SOAS and has completed the CISI Certificate in International Wealth and Investment Management.

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