David Barrett Partners continues to be active in senior investment and wealth management leadership hires.
In the News
Robeco has named Tom Keenan as Head of Wholesale Asia ex-Japan. Based in Singapore, he will report to Graham Elliot, Head of APAC Distribution and will focus on expanding relationships with intermediaries including banks and wealth managers, insurance companies and independent financial advisors in the region. Prior to Robeco, Keenan was Head of Private Bank & Wealth Distribution for Asia ex-Japan, based out of Singapore, and Head of iShares ETF Specialist Sales in Hong Kong for BlackRock.Details in Robeco Press Release January 30, 2018
Maureen Beshar has been appointed Head of Robeco Institutional Asset Management US Inc. She will oversee Robeco's strategic business expansion in the US market and lead the sales and client relationship management effort from Robeco's newly opened New York office. Prior to joining Robeco Maureen was Executive Committee Member and Head of Global Institutional Distribution, Client Service and Marketing at Nuveen Investments.Details in Robeco Press Release September 7, 2017
David Barrett Partners conducted a global external review for the Wellcome Trust in connection with internal appointments to newly defined investment leadership roles as Danny Truell, Chief Investment Officer since 2005 and Managing Partner, becomes Emeritus Partner later this year. Nick Moakes has been appointed Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer and Peter Pereira Gray has been appointed Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Investments. Wellcome Trust is the UK's largest charity with assets under management of approximately £21 billion.Details in Wellcome Trust News August 10, 2017
Robeco has named Shiro Tsubota as President and Representative Director for Japan. He reports to Graham Elliot, Head of APAC Distribution in Hong Kong and will focus on expanding Robeco's Japan business as well as current investment strategies for Japanese investors. Prior to Robeco, Tsubota was Chief Executive Officer for Henderson Global Investors Japan.Details in Robeco Press Release July 31, 2017