Aberdeen Standard Investments promotes Katie Trowsdale to head of multi-manager strategies
Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) has promoted Katie Trowsdale to head of multi-manager strategies, the fund of fund arm of its Multi Asset Solutions business.
Ms Trowsdale will immediately assume overall leadership responsibility for the team who are responsible for the management of approximately £30 billion of assets. This includes a number of large segregated mandates and a wide range of retail collective investments including ASI’s MyFolio franchise.
She has been a key member of ASI’s Multi-Manager Solutions Team for nine years and has been deputy manager, then co-manager on the MyFolio Managed and MyFolio Multi-Manager ranges for seven years. Ms Trowsdale and her leadership team of Joe Wiggins, head of portfolio management, Simon Wood, head of research, Dee Jones, head of investment platform have over 80 years of industry experience between them.
Katie will continue with her portfolio management responsibilities alongside her leadership role for the team.
Aymeric Forest, global head of multi-asset Solutions at ASI, commented: “Katie’s promotion is well deserved; her investment knowledge combined with her market experience means she is very well placed to drive the multi manager business forward.”