- BMO Global Asset Management has appointed Zahra Sachak as director, relationship management in the UK institutional team.
Sachak will be responsible for managing the relationships with existing pooled and segregated UK institutional clients. She will also participate in new business development, through proactive maintenance and development of relationships with both clients and their consultants. Sachak has over 10 years of experience in the industry, including most recently working at Investec Asset Management in the North America institutional sales team. This was in conjunction with a role in Investec’s Investment Institute faculty, a strategic insights and engagement platform, developing ideas around long-term investing.
- Fidante Partners has appointed Hugh Ferrand to the international business development team in its London office.
He has over 20 years’ experience in institutional sales, principally as head of the Invesco Perpetual Institutional Division, where he successfully grew the institutional business whilst developing strong relationships with clients across pension schemes, charities, endowment funds and insurance firms. Prior to joining Invesco in 1999, he was an investment manager, initially at Adam Bank and then at Blairlogie.
- MJ Hudson, Law, has promoted Edyta Brozyniak and Emmanuel Amos to partners.
Brozyniak was previously at Macfarlanes and joined the firm only a year ago and Amos joined from Allen & Overy eighteen months ago. Brozyniak advises on the formation of infrastructure, private equity and venture capital funds and co-investments. Amos has experience advising on a broad range of corporate transactions, including domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, JVs, and private equity-backed transactions. He is listed as a recommended lawyer by Legal 500.