Aviva Investors announces Senior Distribution and Client Relations hires

(London): Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), has expanded its Client Solutions function with four senior appointments to its Global Distribution and Client Relations team. These new roles are based in London and will report to Louise Kay, Global Head of Distribution and Client Relations.

Rémi Casals has been appointed Head of European Institutional Client Solutions. He joins from Rogge Global partners, where he was Head of Global Distribution. Rémi previously held positions with AXA Rosenberg, Barclays Global Investors and Andersen Corporate Finance.

Nigel Cosgrove has been appointed Head of European Institutional Client Relationships and Service. He joins from Standard Life Investments, where he was an Investment Director. Nigel previously held positions at BlackRock and Columbia Threadneedle.

Jennifer Stillman has been appointed Global Head of Consultant Relations. She joins from Hermes Fund Managers, where she was Director, Consultant Relations. Jennifer previously held roles at Nightscape Capital and Caliburn Capital Partners.

TJ (Tjeerd) Voskamp has been appointed Head of European Wholesale Client Solutions, and will also have responsibility for the Global Financial Institutions team. He joins from Schroders, where he was Head of the Global Financial Institutions Group. Previously, TJ held positions at Columbia Threadneedle and Datamonitor.

Rémi, Nigel, Jennifer and TJ will be members of the Global Distribution and Client Relationship leadership team, tasked with growing Aviva Investors’ global distribution footprint across all client channels. 

Louise Kay, Global Head of Client Solutions said:

"We are making real progress towards achieving our ambition to be the global leader in outcome-oriented solutions, which is highlighted by the strong flows into our flagship AIMS multi-strategy funds. As we build our distribution capabilities globally, ensuring we have the right client and consultant propositions and the highest level of service is absolutely key. I am delighted to welcome Rémi, Nigel, Jennifer and TJ to Aviva Investors, and have every confidence they will all make a significant contribution as we continue to grow our business."


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