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mPower Europe appoints former Goldman Sachs manager

Investment software provider mPower Europe is appointing Charlie Metcalfe, former head of Goldman Sachs Asset Management&#39s UK and Northern European business.

Metcalfe joins mPower Europe as UK managing director. Prior to Goldman Sachs, Metcalfe was managing director and Merrill Lynch Capital Management, and formerly with JP Morgan both in New York and London .

mPower Europe chief executive Drake Mosier says: “Charlie&#39s experience and knowledge of the institutional funds marketplace will be invaluable as we build our UK operation.”

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