Insight Investment has recruited Mark Burgess as head of equities. He is expected to join Insight in March 2004. Burgess will report to Insight's chief investment officer, Abdallah Nauphal, and will have responsibility for Insight's equity investment research and management across all markets.
Nauphal says: “We are delighted to have secured Mark's appointment. He is a talented investor and we are confident that he has the skills and experience to further develop Insight's already strong investment and research teams. Mark has worked with a number of very major investment firms and has been a significant contributor to their success. His focus on managing the teams and helping us to develop leading-edge investment processes will be important contributors to our success as a provider of high quality investment products and solutions to our clients.”