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Ernst & Young boosts asset management arm with new hires


Ernst & Young has hired Howard Mannion and Valerie Nott, both previously with investment management consultancy Citisoft, to join its UK asset management arm.

Mannion, who joins Ernst & Young as a partner, spent 20 years at Citisoft, most recently as CEO for the EMEA region. Nott has joined as a director and held a business development role at Citisoft. She is currently working with a third-party administrator.

Gillian Lofts, UK asset management leader, said that Mannion and Nott would be working closely with both the asset management and IT advisory teams in the UK, providing Ernst &