Baring Asset Management has appointed Katie Bowmar as head of product development from BlackRock.
Bowmar will be responsible for product development and product management and will chair the Product Development Committee at Barings.
Based in London, she will report to George Harvey, head of sales, client service and business development from today.
Having previously spent over ten years in product development at BlackRock, where she was most recently in international product development, Bowmar covered all markets outside the US across retail and institutional clients.
She was also a member of the senior management Product Development Committee and the derivatives operation group.
Harvey says: “Katie’s extensive experience of developing product in a multi-jurisdiction, multi-product environment will play an important role in taking our business forward in increasingly complex, global markets.”IFAonline
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