Wealth Manager - the site for professional investment managers

Register to get unlimited access to all of Citywire’s Fund Manager database. Registration is free and only takes a minute.

Duffield reunited with former New Star chief Skinner in retail push

Duffield reunited with former New Star chief Skinner in retail push

John Duffield's Brompton Asset Management has his hired former colleague Mark Skinner 'to help develop Brompton’s business' in an adviser role.

Skinner was a director of retail fund sales and marketing at New Star, one of the asset management firms set up by Duffield before it imploded and was sold to Henderson Global Investors.

Duffield (pictured) set up Brompton Asset management in 2009 with former employees of New Star and Jupiter Asset Management, which he also founded. 

Last week, Wealth Manager revealed Brompton was launching three global funds, bringing its range up to six, after the firm also acquired the WAY group's range of global funds in December.

‘We are very pleased to be working again with Mark having worked with him for a decade at New Star,' Duffield said.

After the sale of New Star to Henderson, Skinner became Henderson’s head of pan-European distribution between 2009 and 2012.

Leave a comment!

Please sign in or register to comment. It is free to register and only takes a minute or two.
Citywire TV
Brewin's Foster: the world’s most unconventional monetary policies

Brewin's Foster: the world’s most unconventional monetary policies

In this week's podcast, Guy Foster asks why the world’s biggest economies are pursuing some of the world’s most unconventional monetary policies. 

Play Charles Tan on Woodford & hidden trust income gems

Charles Tan on Woodford & hidden trust income gems

Cantor Fitzgerald investment company analyst Charles Tan discusses Woodford Patient Capital and some of the income trusts slipping under the radar.  

Play Taxicab Tenner: SGPB Hambros CIO Eric Verleyen

Taxicab Tenner: SGPB Hambros CIO Eric Verleyen

In the second episode of our new series, Verleyen jumps on board a black cab and explains how hard it's become to find good valuation on the market.  

Wealth Manager on Twitter