London-headquartered asset manager M&G Investments has appointed Grant Hadland as institutional equity & multi-asset business development director, reporting to Ominder Dhillon, M&G’s global head of Institutional Distribution.
Hadland has over 30 years’ experience of institutional investment management and will be responsible for developing M&G’s £58bn equity and multi-asset business’ presence within the UK market, alongside Nick Robert-Nicoud who joined 18 months ago.
He joins from Standard Life Investments where he was responsible for managing relationships with a range of investment consultants. Prior to Standard Life Investments, he was head of Consultant Relationships for Royal London Asset Management, spent 13 years at Fidelity and has held roles at both Henderson Global Investors and Schroders.
“Grant has an excellent reputation and relationships in the UK’s consultancy community. His wealth of experience will enable us to continue developing and strengthening our equity and multi-asset presence within this market,” Dhillon said.