Aviva Investors has made two senior hires.
In comes David Clayton as Chief Financial Officer and Mike Craston joins as Global Head of Business Development. Both become part of Aviva Investors’ Executive Team and both will report to Euan Munro, CEO of Aviva Investors. Clayton will also report to Tom Stoddard, Group Chief Financial Officer of Aviva.
Aviva Investors is the global asset management business of Aviva plc.
Clayton has over 30 years’ experience in the financial sector and has held senior roles at Standard Life and PwC. Craston moves from Legal & General Investment Management.
Munro said: “I am delighted with the additions of David and Mike to our Executive Team. While the business has made considerable progress in the past couple of years, we are just getting started in terms of realising Aviva Investors’ long term potential. Our goal is to be the global leader in outcome-oriented solutions, and to that end we plan to build on the successful launch of our AIMS multi-strategy funds with further products that aim to meet the objectives of today’s investor. I have every confidence that David and Mike will play a critical role in helping us achieve our ambitions.”