John Angell, to be based in London, has been appointed in the role.
AMP Capital chief executive Anthony Fasso said: “The head of distribution – UK and Europe role is critical to ensure our business achieves its growth ambitions by capitalising on the many opportunities we are seeing in this market.”
“John will be supported by our existing sales team in Europe and will lead the distribution efforts for our flagship infrastructure, global REITs, listed infrastructure and hedge funds,” Mr Fasso said.
Mr Angell will “drive” the company’s engagement and relationships with institutional investors throughout the UK and Europe, a statement issued by AMP Capital said.
Commenting on his appointment, Mr Angell said: “I am looking forward to helping grow our footprint across the key European markets.”
“Institutional investors such as pension funds, private banks, funds of funds, insurance companies and wealth managers are searching for the investment know-how that AMP Capital offers, particularly in the real assets and absolute return sectors,” Mr Angell said.
In addition to his own consultancy business, Mr Angell held previous executive positions with Brookfield Investment Management, RMF Investment Management, and Schroders.
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