BennBridge UK and Europe, the multi-boutique investment business, has hired asset management expert Doug Stewart as CEO.
In his role, Stewart will lead BennBridge in the next phase of its European expansion, focusing on growing the increasingly popular multi-boutique partnership model and widening client access to world-class investment talent.
He will report to Craig Bingham, CEO of Bennelong Funds Management, the Australian arm of the BFM Group.
Stewart joins BennBridge from OppenheimerFunds, where he was CEO and head of EMEA for OppenheimerFunds' European business from 2016. During his three-year tenure, he was the driving force behind the group's international expansion into EMEA, including setting up a London office and building the team and operating model.
Prior to this, Stewart was managing director, EMEA Client Group, at AllianceBernstein. He spent 15 years at the group, building its business and offering globally.