Managed Accounts Holdings has made a number of promotions in its executive and distribution teams, including a new chief risk officer and head of information technology.
The new appointments include Craig Giffin as chief risk officer, Sanja Petrovic as head of information technology and Luke Peterson as relationship manager within the distribution team.
“The calibre of these internal promotions is testament to the breadth of experience we have within the business,” said Peter Brook, non-executive chairman.
“These appointments, complemented by the recent announcement that Bruce Hawkins will be joining as CFO, strengthen the company’s plans for future growth.”
Mr Giffin most recently held the role of head of risk, management, legal and compliance.
He joined the group in 2016 as a consultant and has more than 30 years’ experience in executive director level business management roles.
Mr Giffin has worked in roles in risk management and compliance at Nikko Asset Management, Barclays Global Investors, Fortis Investments, BNP Paribas and St George Bank.
The new head of information technology, Ms Petrovic will be responsible for aligning the company’s technology strategy and solutions with its business plan.
She joined the group in 2008 as a programmer analyst and most recently held the position of head of IT for the MDA division.
Mr Peterson’s appointment to relationship manager in distribution will be effective 1 July.
He joined the group in 2012 and most recently held the role of client service officer.
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