UK - Hewitt Bacon & Woodrow has strengthened its investment manager research team with the appointments of Ian Peart and Dean Wetton.
Peart, who was previously head of the pan-European equity team at Friends Ivory & Sime, will be joining as a senior team member, focusing on the development of methods for analysing portfolios.
Wetton joins from the South African investment consulting firm Fifth Quadrant and will be concentrating on fixed income and manager structures.
Anthony Ashton, head of HB& W’s UK Investment practice, said: We are seeing increased demand from our clients for more specialised advice and these two new additions to our team will significantly strengthen our hand.
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