Chief Executive Officer*
London, United Kingdom
Joined Aviva Investors
Joined The Industry
Mark is CEO of Aviva Investors* and a Director of the Aviva Investors Global Services Limited Board.
Mark Versey joined Aviva Investors in 2014 and was appointed CEO in January 2021. Previously, he was Chief Investment Officer for Aviva Investors Real Assets from its formation in May 2018, during which time the business saw material growth, with assets under management increasing from £37 billion to £47 billion.
Mark sits on the Investment Committee of the Investment Association and chairs its Sustainability and Responsible Investment Committee.
*Subject to regulatory approval.
Experience and qualifications
Mark began his career as a consultant Actuary and then gained a diverse experience across markets with investment banking roles in fixed income, equities and capital markets. He has extensive risk management and derivatives experience.
Prior to Aviva Investors, Mark worked at Friends Life where he was Chief Investment Officer of the Group and Managing Director of their in-house asset manager, Friends Life Investments. Previously, he was the Chief Investment Officer of AXA in the UK.
Mark is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries and has a Mathematics degree from Cambridge University.
Head of UK Asset Management
Head of Real Asset Investment Specialists
Managing Director, Real Estate Investments
Managing Director, Alternative Income
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Chief Risk Officer
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Global Head of Client Solutions
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Chief Investment Officer, Solutions
Chief Investment Officer, Equities and Head of UK Equities
Chief Financial Officer*
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