Friends Ivory & Sime (FIS) has appointed Tim Sharman and Robin Wrench to their US Equities team...
Friends Ivory & Sime (FIS) has appointed Tim Sharman and Robin Wrench to their US Equities team.
Sharman has been appointed Director, North American Equities. He will be directly responsible for the management of individual portfolios such as the Friends Provident Life Fund and the management of the Friends Provident Smaller Companies Fund.
Sharman spent 18 years at Royal & Sun Alliance Investment Management where he worked primarily on the North American Desk.
Wrench joins the US Equities team as Fund Manager. He will be responsible for the management of FIS's ethical funds such as the Friends Provident Stewardship International Fund. Wrench joins FIS from Deutsche Asset Management where he spent 3 years as a US equity analyst.
Sharman and Wrench will report to Peter Kaye, Director, Head of US Desk, who is responsible for directing and managing approximately £1.5bn of funds.
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