UK - Aon Consulting has hired David White and Peter Hill-King to join its investment manager research team.
White who joins Aon as an equity research consultant has had experience within the equities divisions of Reuters, Hermes and Capel Cure Sharp. Prior to Aon he was an investment analyst at a TMT boutique.
Hill-King previously worked for Skandia Life where he had a specialist research focus on the US market and advised on regional portfolio structures.
Aon Consulting has also appointed Mitesh Sheth to its research unit.
Sheth, who previously worked as a summer student at Aon, graduated from the London School of Economics with an honours degree in actuarial science. In his role at Aon he will be focusing on the direct links between credit and equity research.
Aon Consulting head of research David Hoile said: “The mix of portfolio management, fund of funds and credit experience that the three bring, perfectly complements existing skills within the team.”
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