EQ Investors (EQ), the B Corp wealth manager, has appointed Louise McLean as its new Head of Investment Operations.
With more than 20 years of industry experience, Louise brings extensive operations leadership experience across the investment and wealth management sectors.
In her new role, Louise will be instrumental in helping EQ to further develop and enhance its operating capabilities to best support EQ’s growing client base and investment solutions.
Louise McLean Head of Operations at EQ commented: “It is a great opportunity to join a sustainable and client-centric business that puts people first. I am looking forward to working with my colleagues to continue delivering great service and value to our clients and to driving improvements for them.”
EQ has also announced the following promotions: Kasim Zafar has been promoted to Chief Investment Officer and will oversee all of EQ’s investment and asset management activities. Louisiana Salge has been promoted to Head of Sustainability and will be responsible for leading EQ’s sustainable and engagement initiatives.
Sophie Kennedy, Joint-CEO at EQ added: “We are excited to welcome Louise to the EQ team; her appointment reflects our ambition to maintain our proven track record of providing excellent client service whilst also meeting growing demand for our services.
“I’m also thrilled to announce these well-deserved promotions. Kasim and Louisiana have contributed in valuable ways, and we look forward to their continued efforts.”