Aviva Investors has appointed Helen Driver as fund manager in its global equities team.
Based in London, she reports to Chris Murphy, global head of Equities.
Driver focuses on identifying high-conviction large-cap global equity ideas for inclusion in both stand-alone global equity portfolios and as a key part of Aviva Investors’ multi-strategy proposition.
Driver joins from Legal & General Investment Management, where she was fund manager on the UK Real Income Builder Fund.
Formerly, she held investment and client servicing positions with Standard Life Investments.
Murphy, global head of Equities at Aviva Investors, said: “I am very pleased to welcome Helen to Aviva Investors. She brings strong expertise in building and managing equity portfolios and a proven track record in successful stock selection. I am certain she will make a significant contribution to the team as we continue to develop our global equities proposition.”
Aviva Investors had assets under management of £290bn (€368bn) as at 31 December 2015.