UK impact investment manager Triple Point has appointed Jennifer Ockwell as partner and head of Institutional.
Ockwell will be responsible for growing the institutional business across the UK and Ireland.
Jennifer's career spans over 20 years in the asset management industry which started at Deutsche Asset Management. Other companies for which she has worked include Threadneedle Investments, where she was a client relationship manager, Janus Henderson Investments, where she led their global client team before becoming head of their UK Institutional business. Her most recent appointment was head of UK Institutional at Franklin Templeton Investments.
At Janus Henderson Investments, Jennifer acted as a trustee director for both the defined benefit and defined contribution pension schemes. She was instrumental in establishing the industry wide initiative, The Diversity Project and is currently a key member of the Diversity Project NeuroInclusion Committee. This group looks to make the financial and savings sector more accessible to those with a variety of neurological differences.
Ben Beaton managing partner at Triple Point said: "Jennifer has an outstanding reputation and understanding of the business and investment needs of institutional clients having worked with some of the largest and well known investment companies. Her experience will complement our existing institutional expertise and will deepen our capabilities and enhance our efforts to create both financial and social value for our clients and society alike."
Jennifer Ockwell, partner and head of Institutional added: "I am delighted to be joining such a progressive organisation which shares so many of my values and passions. . Triple Point has an excellent reputation for generating solid financial returns whilst providing a measurable and positive impact on society and I am looking forward to helping the team take the next step in the institutional space."