UK - Scottish Widows Investment Partnership has appointed Nick Thompson as investment manager to its US equity desk, effective December, 2, 2002.
He joins SWIP from Aerion Fund Management where he was portfolio manager, US equities.
Thompson will report to Graham Wood, head of global sectors and international research.
His initial responsibilities will be in research, working with the teamto produce in-depth stock research to support both US retail andinstitutional funds.
Wood commented: Nick will be a valuable addition to our now 5 strong US equity desk.
“He brings with him over 7 years fund management experience with invaluable skills in research, a fundamental part of the investment process for every team at SWIP.
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