Aberdeen Asset Management has appointed James Hughes to the newly created role of head of Insurance Solutions as part of its Investment Solutions unit.
Hughes will be responsible for in building and delivering multi-asset products to Insurance clients, working in partnership with the Insurance Specialists team within Aberdeen’s Distribution division.
As part of Aberdeen’s Investment Solutions team, he will report to Archie Struthers, Global Head of Investment Solutions.
He joins Aberdeen from Gottex Asset Management, where he was managing director Multi-Asset Solutions. Prior to that, he spent more than eight years at HSBC, where he was Group CIO for HSBC Insurance.