Reshuffle at Barings Wholesale EMEA team


Baring Asset Management (pictured) has announced the appointment of Rod Aldridge to head of Wholesale distribution EMEA, replacing Oliver Morath who is set to leave the firm.

Based in London, Aldridge will be reporting to Angus Woolhouse, global head of Distribution at Barings. He joined the firm in 2008, having most recently held the position of head of UK Wholesale Distribution. He assumes this role from Oliver Morath who has resigned from Barings to pursue another opportunity in the industry.

Woolhouse comments on his appointment: “The wholesale business in EMEA is a strategic priority for Barings and we continue to invest in the development and delivery of mutual funds sales across this important region. Rod brings significant experience to the role and we look forward to the next period of growth.”