UK - First State Investments has appointed Sara Dennehy as media relations manager.
Reporting to Cathy Hales, head of marketing and communications, Dennehy joins the First State marketing team at the end of September.
Previously she was at investment manager Gartmore where she spent five years in the press office.
Dennehy’s new role will involve building First State’s brand within the IFA and institutional investment trade, as well as consumer media.
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