People Moves

Wagstaff rejoins Gartmore colleagues in new Henderson sales role

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Former Gartmore global distribution head Phil Wagstaff is to rejoin some of his former colleagues with the announcement of his appointment as global head of distribution at Henderson Global Investors.

Henderson said the recruitment of Wagstaff, a well-known figure in the investment and hedge fund sales and marketing worlds, would “further strengthen its sales, marketing and client service activities.

Wagstaff has been involved in the asset management world for over 25 years, working initially at M&G and then at New Star Asset Management – where he was head of UK sales and marketing during the firm’s heyday –