Fund manager Martin Currie has appointed a new regional marketing manager.
Carly Bode, who joins Martin Currie from AB (AllianceBernstein), has been appointed as a regional marketing manager.
Ms Bode will be responsible for the development and implementation of the firm's marketing strategy for its product range in Australia.
Phil Richter has also joined the firm from Perennial as a sales support manager and will focus on servicing the firm's institutional client base in Australia and Asia.
Martin Currie head of Pan Asia Kimon Kouryialas said: “We have an enormous opportunity to build our business in Australia and across Asia.
“The addition of these new dedicated sales and marketing resources for the region reflects this potential, and we are delighted to have added two new hires of the calibre of Carly and Phil.”