Institutional investment manager QIC has appointed a new senior portfolio manager of FX to its Global Liquids Strategies team.
Stuart Simmons – a former ANZ director of FX sales in London – commenced at QIC on 13 April.
QIC managing director of the Global Liquids Strategies team, Susan Buckley, said: “This hire reflects the increasing client demand for QIC’s tailored implementation capabilities across currency management, liquidity risk management, cash equitisation, asset rebalancing, protection overlays, portfolio structuring and liability-driven overlays.”
Mr Simmons will “lead the currency management and implementation process in its Global Liquid Strategies team (GLS)”, a statement issued by QIC said.
Prior to joining QIC, Mr Simmons held positions with BT Financial Group and Principal Global Investors.