Move

MLC Wealth appoints GM Strategic Initiatives and Growth for asset management business

Executive Move

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MLC Wealth has announced three appointments to the leadership team of its renamed asset management business, including the internal appointment of Sharon Davis as general manager, strategic initiatives and growth.

Effective 1 October 2019, NAB Asset Management's name changed to MLC Asset Management as part of MLC's separation from NAB Group.

Davis, who has two decades' experience in investment management and wealth, most recently served as chief operating officer for NAB Asset Management and previously held the same role at AMP Capital.

In her new role, Davis is responsible for developing and implementing the asset management strategy for MLC Asset Management and for leading the growth and transformation of the business.

She will be joined by fellow internal appointee Mark Siow as general manager, asset management services, as well as Amna Khan who will join from First Sentier Investors as general manager, product.

Khan, Davis and Siow are the final additions to a leadership team of five reporting to Garry Mulcahy, incoming group executive, asset management. Mulcahy previously announced that Jonathan Armitage would continue as chief investment officer and that Mandy Mannix would join as general manager, distribution.

Mulcahy said of the appointees: “Having a strong and experienced team of investment management professionals is critical to our future success and I’m delighted Amna, Sharon and Mark will join Jonathan and Mandy on the leadership team. They are seasoned executives who will bring extensive experience, fresh insights and a deep commitment to great client and member outcomes.”

Departure

September 2019

Chief Operating Officer

MLC Asset Management

Appointment

September 2019

General Manager, Strategic Initiatives and Growth

MLC Asset Management

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