“With Chris’s management and steerage, we established a basis of pursuing constant returns by each market progress and volatility and expanded our options … whereas additionally integrating ESG components into our listed fairness and fixed-income portfolios.”
An asset-management veteran with greater than 40 years’ expertise, Conkey started at MIM in 2010 as CIO, International Equities. He moved on to guide the International Fastened Earnings crew in 2013, after which the Multi-Asset Options crew in 2015. Two years later, he turned the agency’s world CIO and head of public markets.
“I am happy with what we have delivered to purchasers over the previous 13 years, and I am assured that Colin will proceed to construct on the muse that is been established for our groups and our buyers,” Conkey mentioned.
When Purdie joins the agency in December, Conkey might be transitioned right into a particular advisory function to the CEO. For the rest of his time at MIM, he’ll be working with Purdie on the management transition, in addition to shift to particular tasks inside the Public Markets unit in addition to the broader enterprise.
Purdie might be based mostly in London, and report back to Lorentz as he takes management of the Public Markets funding crew.