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Ignis hires Lovett from Allianz RCM as CIO of equity group


Ignis Asset Management has announced the recruitment of Mark Lovett as chief investment officer for equities. He joins on 4 October and will be responsible for overseeing more than £10 billion of institutional and retail equity assets across the group’s proprietary fund range.

Lovett has worked for a number of leading asset management firms, most recently as CIO for UK and European Equities in London at Allianz RCM – where he was chairman of the Allianz RCM asset allocation committee and a member of the firm’s European management group responsible for the management of all aspects of the