Dutch asset manager Kempen Capital Management (Kempen) has appointed Charlotte Tyrwhitt Drake as business development director.
In addition to her responsibilities within the development of the business, Tyrwhitt Drake will be also contributing to the expansion of Kempen’s fiduciary management offering to UK pension funds.
Tyrwhitt Drake (pictured), who brings a wide experience and expertise in product selling and client solutions, joins Kempen from Cambridge Associates where she worked as associate director.
Kempen Capital Management’s managing director Johan Cras said: “Tyrwhitt Drake’s past experience in the field of alternatives and solutions will be a great addition to our current offering and enforces Kempen’s commitment to the UK market. At such a critical turning point for the UK pensions industry, this role will help further strengthen Kempen’s position as a leading fiduciary manager in the UK space.”
Charlotte Tyrwhitt Drake added: “Kempen have a significant presence in the fiduciary management market and I look forward to helping grow this presence in the UK. We will continue to build on Kempen’s position as a leading fiduciary manager for UK pension funds. Harnessing Kempen’s unique combination of dedicated focus on fiduciary management, expert knowledge across key investment strategies and experience implementing this solution for clients will be critical to our growth.”
Kempen Capital Management had over £45bn (€50.88bn) in assets under management as of the end of September 2017.