European asset manager F&C Management is appointing Peter Cole as group head of human resources, a newly created position on its executive board.
Cole will be involved in the integration of the F&C, Achmea Global Investors and AF Investimentos businesses under the F&C brand.
Cole joins from Schroder Salomon Smith Barney where he was head of human resources. He was formerly with SBC Warburg, Swiss Bank Corporation and Bank of America.
F&C chief executive Bob Jenkins says: “This appointment reflects our continuing commitment to people as the most valuable asset in our business.”