Archie Struthers (above) has been appointed Head of Investments at Standard Life Investments.
He joins from Aberdeen Asset Management, where he was Global Head of Investment Solutions. He replaces Head of Investment Process Bill Lambert who is retiring in March 2017 after 13 years at Standard Life Investments and 27 years in the investment industry.
Struthers, who takes up his role on 9th January, 2017, will report to Chief Investment Officer Rod Paris and will be responsible for investment governance, the investment operating platform, MyFolio and derivatives counterparty management.
Chief Investment Officer at Standard Life Investments Rod Paris said: “Archie has a blend of direct investment experience and client relationship management, across geographies, asset classes and investment channels which will equip him well for this broad investment management leadership role. His expertise from working in a multi-asset solutions role over the past 15 years is also an ideal fit for Standard Life Investments, as a market leader in multi asset investing and investment solutions.
“I would like to thank Bill for his leadership and guidance in this important area of our business and for his significant contribution to Standard Life Investments, where he has played a major role helping to build a robust governance and investment management framework. I wish him a very long and happy retirement.”