Two senior pension hires at LGIM

Legal & General Investment Management is appointing Anna Troup and Mehdi Guissi to its institutional pensions Solutions Group.

Business-Handshake-Meeting-Deal-Low-Angular-700x450.jpgTroup joins as head of UK bespoke solutions, working across LGIM’s investment and distribution teams. She joins from BlueBay Asset Management, where she was a partner and a Portfolio Manager on the emerging markets desk, and previously worked at Goldman Sachs as lead portfolio manager in investment grade credit.

Mehdi Guissi joins as head of European bespoke solutions. He will work alongside LGIM’s investment and distribution teams in the UK and Europe on bespoke portfolio management services for large insurance, pension scheme and other financial clients. Mehdi joins from Lombard Odier Investment Managers, where he was head of insurance and pension solutions. Prior to that he worked at Citigroup Global Markets.

Both hires report to Graham Moles, head of portfolio solutions.

LGIM head of investment Aaron Meder says: “Anna and Mehdi bring a vast level of experience in designing solutions for institutional investors.”