Phil True has been appointed head of the UK based equity manager research team of Aon Hewitt’s investment consulting practice.
True was previously head of UK institutional equities at Credit Suisse Asset Management where he managed £2bn of UK equities for institutional clients. He joined Credit Suisse from SLC Asset Management following its takeover by Credit Suisse and continued being the primary equity fund manager for the company.
In his new role, True will lead the UK-based equity team in researching and recommending asset managers for equity strategies for Aon Hewitt clients, both on a global and regional basis.
Lennox Hartman, UK head of the manager research team at Aon Hewitt says: “We have been growing our manager research team considerably in the past few months and we are delighted to have Phil on board.
“Phil brings a level of experience and market expertise to the team that will be invaluable in this current investment environment.”