AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) has named Rachel Basarab-Horwath as institutional sales director, effective immediately.
Based in London, Basarab-Horwath will be leading and developing opportunities with institutional investors including corporates, pension schemes and professional trustee relationships. Basarab-Horwath joins AXA IM from Mercer where she spent the last two years as a sales director and senior investment consultant.
John Stainsby, head of UK Client Group at AXA IM, said: "Establishing strong relationships is of vital importance in developing opportunities with institutional investors at AXA IM. Basarab-Horwath will be instrumental in the development of our institutional market share in the UK and will provide a fresh perspective on our institutional offering to evolve and ensure we are meeting the ever changing needs of our clients."