T. Rowe Price has appointed Matthew Jenkins as head of Strategic Partners within its UK intermediary team.
In this newly created role, Jenkins will spearhead T. Rowe Price’s relationships with platforms, life companies, fund ratings agencies and large national advisory firms.
Jenkins joins from Neptune Investment Management, where he has been since 2007, more recently as head of Advisory Sales and Strategic Partners.
Prior to Neptune, Jenkins held roles at MetLife and Scottish Widows.
John Yule, head of UK at T.Rowe Price said : “The UK is a key market for us at T. Rowe Price. We have a long-term commitment to broadening our reach and increasing awareness of our renowned research-based capabilities in the wider advisory space.”
T. Rowe Price, which managed $764bn (€694.7bn) as at end March 2016, is set to soon unveil its OEIC fund range in the coming months.