Edmond de Rothschild has hired Daniel Lee as director, head of UK Wholesale, in Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management (UK) Ltd.
Lee joins EdRAM in October 2015 from Allianz Global Investors, where he was Sales director (UK Discretionary) from December 2013 until September 2015. Prior to this, he was head of UK Discretionary Sales at Cazenove Capital, which was acquired by Schroders in July 2013.
He has worked in financial services for almost 20 years, having also held sales roles at Old Mutual Asset Managers, Britannic Asset Management and Chase de Vere. Daniel Lee has a BSc in Biology with Management, and an MSc in Environmental Technology, both from Imperial College, London. He also holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC).
“We are very pleased to be able to welcome Dan to our team. His deep knowledge of the market will be tremendously helpful, both in improving the quality of our coverage and in adapting our range of products and services to the needs of UK investors,” said Charles Goodman, Chief Executive Officer, Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management (UK) Ltd.
“I am delighted and excited to be joining EdRAM, an independent, innovative group with such a rich heritage. The group has ambitious plans for growth outside of France and Switzerland, and I look forward to establishing and building their presence in the UK wholesale market over the coming years,” added Daniel Lee.