Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has appointed Simon Chinnery as head of defined contribution (DC) Client Solutions.
In this newly created role, Chinnery will report to Chris DeMarco, head of Institutional Client Management and Strategy, and Emma Douglas, head of DC.
Chinnery has 30 years of experience in the asset management industry. He joins LGIM from JP Morgan Asset Management, where he spent 11 years working closely with clients and consultants and latterly was head of UK DC.
Prior to this, Chinnery was head of the UK Institutional business at ABN Ambro. He has previously held roles at Schroder Investment Management and Gartmore Investment Management.
“We are excited to welcome Simon on board as head of DC Client Solutions and a DC Client Relationship Manager. In his new role, he will also work closely with the DC and investment teams to further develop our DC investment strategy,” DeMarco said.