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BWD Rensburg appoints Mid Cap fund manager

BWD Rensburg Unit Trust Managers is appointing Leigh Himsworth as fund manager of its £35m UK Mid Cap Growth Trust.

Himsworth joins the group from Nestle UK Pension Trust, where he was senior fund manager, responsible for managing £155m of the trust in UK Mid Cap stocks.

Himsworth replaces Stuart Sharp, who will move to the BWD UK Smaller Companies Trust.

BWD executive chairman Bill Ramsbotham says: “Leigh&#39s knowledge of the UK market and Mid cap stocks in particular will be a great asset to our team.

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