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F&C appoints Woodward as head of investment trusts

F&C Asset Management has appointed Mike Woodward as head of investments trusts from January 1.

Woodward joined F&C in the summer from Martin Currie as deputy head of investment trusts and began his career at Ivory & Sime (now F&C asset management) in 1983.

He takes over from Michael Wrobel who retires from F&C next April.

F&C head of global retail Nick Criticos says: “Investment trusts are a hugely important part of our business, so ensuring a smooth succession ahead of Michael’s retirement has been an important priority for us.”

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