Heywood has worked with Johnson for over 17 years.
Legal & General Investment Management chief executive Peter Chambers says: “I am very pleased that Ivan has taken on his new role. LGV is a highly successful private equity investor and I look forward to the team continuing its success.”
Heywood says: “I am delighted at this opportunity. We have an outstanding team, which is well placed to take advantage of the attractive market conditions for private equity investing which we expect to have over the next few years. ”