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IMA&#39s Clare Arber leaves communication role

Clare Arber, head of communications at the Investment Management Association, has left the trade body. She joined the IMA just under five years ago as PR manager before being promoted in December 2001. She had previously worked at CGU. The IMA says she has left to pursue other interests but it is not known whether she is seeking employment within the industry.

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