Mike Evans is joining Legg-Mason Investors as head of business development and assistant director of...
Mike Evans is joining Legg-Mason Investors as head of business development and assistant director of mutual funds, writes Fiona Henderson.
He was previously at Newton where he was broker marketing channel manager for global marketing, and responsible for all UK marketing to financial intermediaries. Prior to this Evans worked at Schroders in a similar capacity.
His role at LeggMason will be to develop the intermediary channel and build the primary focus on discretionary managers.
Paul Boughton, managing director of mutual funds at LeggMason Investors, said: 'Evans' arrival underlines our commitment to the professional intermediary market. His appointment signals our intention to continue our focus on intermediaries and develop this channel at the heart of the sales and marketing strategy for LeggMason Investors.'
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