AXA IM appoints Nigel Yates to manage UK Growth fund

Jamie Hooper is leaving the firm at the end of the year

Pedro Gonçalves
Yates joins from NFU Mutual where he runs three UK client portfolios

Yates joins from NFU Mutual where he runs three UK client portfolios

Jamie Hooper will leave AXA Investment Managers to be replaced on the UK Growth fund by Nigel Yates, who joins AXA Investment Managers Framlington UK equities team on 11 January.

Yates will report to co-head of global equities Linden Thomson and be based in London. Raft of departures at AXA IM amid restructure Yates' role will include supporting Chris St John in the management...

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