Mr Quaife is a financial services professional with more than 25 years’ experience, predominantly in sales and marketing, and deep knowledge in investment management. He has worked at Franklin Templeton for the past 17 years in a range of senior distribution roles, both in Australia and internationally, and is currently, regional head of institutional and retail sales for South East Asia, and co-chief executive of Templeton Asset Management Limited.
“This is a key strategic appointment to the Perpetual Investments leadership team as we continue to focus on leveraging our brand and expanding our distribution footprint both within and beyond Australia,” Perpetual CEO and managing director Rob Adams said.
“The distribution landscape in the sector is shifting and Adam’s appointment will enable us to adapt to industry change and open up new channels and opportunities.
“Adam’s deep expertise in institutional and retail sales and successful track record across various channels and geographies will be an asset to our team.”
Mr Quaife said he is delighted to be joining the Perpetual team.
“The brand is well regarded and I am excited about the opportunities ahead as Perpetual Investments seeks to expand its capabilities,” he said.
Mr Quaife will assume his role at Perpetual Investments in early December this year.