Capital Group has hired Julie Dickson(pictured) as an Investment specialist from Ashmore Group.
At Ashmore, Dickson was a Client portfolio manager, responsible for formulating and representing Ashmore’s equity investment strategies in Emerging and Frontier Markets.
Previously she held senior investment roles at Aviva Investors, Axa Rosenberg and Barclays Global Investors and is a CFA Charterholder.
Based in London, she joins the Investment Specialist team which focuses on providing clients with advice on market developments and Capital Group products.
Hamish Forsyth, European President of Capital Group Companies Global, said: “In order to provide the highest level of insight and service to our clients we recruit the most experienced professionals into the Capital Group Investment Specialist team.
“Our Investment Specialists have, on average, 24 years of industry experience. With Julie’s appointment we have gained experience and investment knowledge that will be highly valued by our European clients and partners.
“Her appointment also comes as we seek to increase access to Capital Group’s Investment Specialist expertise for our clients across the continent.
“Over the past two years we’ve hired more than 60 client facing associates and opened five offices around Europe, and Julie’s appointment is another tangible sign of our commitment to and confidence in our European business.”