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Macquarie Investment Management appoints Gillian Evans as head of UK institutional distribution

London, 28 Oct 2015

Macquarie Investment Management (MIM), part of the asset management arm of Macquarie Group, has appointed Gillian Evans as Head of UK Institutional Distribution, based in London.

Gillian joins Macquarie after 10 years at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, where she was responsible for building long term relationships with institutional clients and their advisers. Prior to this, Gillian spent four years at Insight Investment in London, having begun her career with roles at Macquarie and Permanent Trustee in Sydney, Australia.

Head of Distribution for MIM EMEA, Steve Haswell, said: "Gillian will be an excellent addition to the team as we continue to build out our capabilities in the UK, Europe and Middle East. With more than 17 years experience in investment management, MIM will benefit from her wealth of knowledge and experience in this market and abroad."

Commenting on her appointment, Gillian Evans said: "I am delighted to be returning to Macquarie at such an exciting time. MIM is in a strong phase of growth in EMEA, and I am looking forward to bringing the benefits of our global investment solutions to institutional investors in the UK."

Contact
Amanda Mitchell
Macquarie Group Corporate Communications
+44 (0)20 3037 2311
amanda.mitchell@macquarie.com

About Macquarie
Macquarie Group (Macquarie) is a global provider of banking, financial, advisory, investment and funds management services. Founded in 1969, Macquarie operates in more than 65 office locations in 28 countries and employs more than 14,000 people. Assets under management total approximately $US370 billion at 31 March, 2015. For more information, visit www.macquarie.com.

About Macquarie Investment Management
Macquarie Investment Management (MIM) is the securities asset management arm of Macquarie Group. MIM manages more than $US263 billion across 24 independent global investment teams. This global network of specialist asset management teams strive to deliver superior, sustainable risk-adjusted returns by employing their extensive experience, strong investment convictions, and commitment to in-depth research.
In the EMEA region, MIM offers investment services across four key capabilities:

  • Developed equities
  • Emerging markets
  • Global fixed income
  • Multi-asset solutions