GAM appoints head of Institutional Sales UK, Ireland

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GAM appoints head of Institutional Sales UK, Ireland

Zurich-headquartered investment firm GAM has appointed Ben Edwards (pictured) as head of Institutional Sales in the UK and Ireland.

Edwards will report to Tim Rainsford, group head of Distribution, and will be based in London.

Prior to joining GAM, he covered the UK institutional market for ten years at Pimco, where he was most recently head of UK & Ireland Institutional sales.

Rainsford said: “Ben Edwards has a long and successful track record in helping clients meet their investment objectives. I am delighted that he will be joining the team, and I am sure his valuable skills and experience will help us provide best-in-class service to institutional clients in the UK and Ireland.”

GAM has assets under management of CHF120.7bn (€112.6bn).

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