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LGIM appoints Simon Chinnery as Head of DC Client Solutions

Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has appointed Simon Chinnery as Head of DC Client Solutions. In this newly created role, Simon will report to Chris DeMarco, Head of Institutional Client Management and Strategy, and Emma Douglas, Head of DC.

Simon has 30 years of experience in the asset management industry. He joins LGIM from JP Morgan Asset Management, where he spent 11 years working closely with clients and consultants and latterly was head of UK DC. Prior to this, Simon was head of the UK Institutional business at ABN Ambro. He has previously held roles at Schroder Investment Management and Gartmore Investment Management.

Chris DeMarco, Head of Institutional Client Management and Strategy, commented: “We are excited to welcome Simon on board as Head of DC Client Solutions and a DC Client Relationship Manager. In his new role, he will also work closely with the DC and investment teams to further develop our DC investment strategy.

“Simon has a wealth of experience working with clients and consultants, and his appointment reflects our commitment to developing LGIM’s competitive DC proposition.”


For more information please contact:

Elisabeth Steyn, Media Relations Executive
Tel: 020 3124 4353

Notes to editors:

Legal & General Investment Management:

Legal & General Investment Management is one of Europe’s largest asset managers and a major global investor, with total assets of £853 billion*. We work with a wide range of global clients, including pension schemes, sovereign wealth funds, fund distributors and retail investors.

Throughout the past 40 years we have built our business through understanding what matters most to our clients and transforming this insight into valuable, accessible investment products and solutions. We provide investment expertise across the full spectrum of asset classes including fixed income, equities, commercial property and cash. Our capabilities range from index-tracking and active strategies to liquidity management and liability-based risk management solutions.

*LGIM internal data as at 30 June 2016. These figures include assets managed by LGIMA, an SEC Registered Investment Advisor.  Data includes derivative positions and advisory assets.