Karent Blatchford has joined Old Mutual Wealth – which trades as Old Mutual International ex-UK – as head of international marketing from Legal & General Investment Management, where she was sales and marketing director for retail investments.
OMW is part of Old Mutual, the FTSE listed life assurance, asset management, banking and general insurance group, that has some £319bn under management. OMW itself overseas some £98.7bn (€xxbn) in “customer investments”, as of the end of September 2015.
Blatchford will be responsible for the Old Mutual International marketing as it seeks to bed in Quilter Cheviot and Old Mutual Global Investors, and will be tasked with helping the business build in its core international markets. She will report to Michelle Andrews, marketing director for Old Mutual Wealth.