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Axa IM appoints head of new client group
13 March 2014
Tim Gardener to lead the group
Axa Investment Managers (AXA IM) has made several appointments
to lead its new Institutional Client Group.
Tim Gardener, currently global head of consultant relations,
will act as global head of the new group which is aimed at
focusing on the investment needs of distinct client
Elodie Laugel, previously head of solutions development in Axa
IM’s multi-asset client solutions team, has been
appointed deputy head of the group.
Lisa O’Connor, European head of consultant
relations, will replace Tim Gardener as global head of
Laurent Seyer, head of Client Group at Axa IM said: "The
leading asset managers of tomorrow will be those that are able
to develop the strongest relationships with their
clients. Our relationship with the AXA Group means that we
are constantly challenged to stay at the forefront of financial
innovation and that we have an in depth understanding of the
needs of complex clients.
"The Institutional Client Group will ensure that we are
leveraging this competitive advantage to the benefit of all of
our clients. It will also support AXA IM in being as well
positioned as possible to help its clients and consultants
address the investment challenges facing them."