Baring Asset Management has appointed Kevin Lorkins as its new head of sterling fixed income.
Lorkins will be responsible for setting strategy in fixed income sterling and for developing the company’s sterling fixed income product area.
Prior to joing Barings, Lorkins was head of fixed income at Morley Fund Management where he was responsible for managing £12bn of funds including UK fixed and index linked Government bonds and UK credit mandates.
Before joining Morley in 1998, he spent 19 years at General Accident.
Lorkins will report to Marino Valensise, head of fixed income and currency.