Dilan Ashton will be based in the Sydney office as general manager, responsible investing for Equity Trustees’ Asset Management business.
Ms Ashton joins Equity Trustees from Warakirri Asset Management, where she was a senior business development associate. Prior to that, she was a senior analyst at JBWere for more than 10 years.
In her new role, she will be responsible for developing expertise and thought leadership in responsible investing, working closely with portfolio managers to help shape how the latest developments in the area are reflected in Equity Trustees Asset Management’s investment strategies.
“The new role in the team reflects our continuing focus on responsible investing – it’s what our clients want and is the way of the future,” said Darren Thompson, head of asset management at Equity Trustees.
“Dilan’s appointment will support our service to our clients – including private clients, charitable and not for profit organisations while we remain focused on continuing to achieve excellent results for them.”