Aviva Investors appoints Stephen Castle as Head of UK Consultant Relations

Aviva Investors, the global asset management unit of Aviva PLC, today announces the appointment of Stephen Castle as Head of UK Consultant Relations.

Based in London, Stephen will be responsible for managing and developing Aviva Investors’ network of consultant relationships across the UK Institutional market. He will report to Roger Price-Haworth, Head of UK Institutional and Global Consultants.

Stephen has 18 years’ experience in client relations, most recently with Pictet Asset Management, where he spent the last five years as a Senior Business Development Manager. Prior to this, Stephen worked as a Client Relationship Manager at Legal & General Investment Management for nearly nine years, and four years at The Bank of New York as a Client Account Manager.

Roger Price-Haworth, Head of UK Institutional and Global Consultants at Aviva Investors, said:

“As we continue to grow Aviva Investors’ institutional business, developing our consultant engagement and partnership programme will be increasingly important at a global and regional level. Stephen brings a great deal of experience and knowledge to the role. His understanding of institutional clients’ needs will be of significant value and we are delighted to welcome him to the team.”

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