Insights in corporate and team activity within the asset management industry
Winter Edition – July 2020
Insights on corporate and team activity within the asset management industry
Major changes as Duncan Artus takes the helm
Allan Gray recently announced the departure of several senior members of its investment team.
After 20 years’ service at Allan Gray, Andrew Lapping has decided to pursue opportunities outside of the investment management industry. His newly appointed successor is Duncan Artus, who has been with the firm since 2001. As part of his new role, Duncan will also assume the additional responsibility of co-managing the Stable Portfolio. Duncan’s new role as Chief Investment Officer is effective 1 September 2020.
Mark Dunley-Owen is moving across to the Orbis global team as a portfolio manager and Leonard Krüger will leave the business to join Prudential Investment Managers. With the departure of the three portfolio managers, a number of team members have been prompted into more senior roles – Rory Kutisker-Jacobson, Tim Acker and Sean Munsie. The table that follows highlights the changes that have taken place.