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.

Henderson names new chairman ahead of AGM

Richard Gillingwater has been named chairman designate of Henderson with immediate effect.

He will take on the role of chairman following the asset manager’s annual general meeting in May, replacing Rupert Pennant-Rea.

Gillingwater is currently the non-executive chairman of CDC Group and a senior independent director of Hiscox. He was previously the dean of Cass Business School having spent a decade at Kleinwort Benson prior to that.

Pennant-Rea said: ‘Henderson will be well served by having a person of Richard's standing as its Chairman and his experience will be a great asset to the company.’

Leave a comment!

Please sign in or register to comment. It is free to register and only takes a minute or two.
Citywire TV
Play Nick Hayes: finding good bonds in negative yield world

Nick Hayes: finding good bonds in negative yield world

Why do some bonds offer 'negative yields' and how do you avoid them? Nick Hayes of AXA Investment Managers explains.

Play Neil Gregson: gold is prettiest in ugly contest

Neil Gregson: gold is prettiest in ugly contest

The JP Morgan Natural Resource fund manager talks about the prospects for gold with plenty of uncertainty in the global economy.

Brewin's Gutteridge & Foster talk property with Standard Life's Baggaley

Brewin's Gutteridge & Foster talk property with Standard Life's Baggaley

Gutteridge and Foster discuss UK commercial property with Jason Baggaley, manager of the Standard Life Property Income investment trust

Your Business: Cover Star Club

Profile: Creechurch Capital’s CEO on going the extra mile in a crowded market

Profile: Creechurch Capital’s CEO on going the extra mile in a crowded market

Growing a business is the main aim of many company owners but managing that growth in a controlled way is just as important

Wealth Manager on Twitter