Capital Group raids BlackRock for new European product boss
US $1.9trn asset manager Capital Group has appointed Alexandra Haggard in the newly created position of head of product and investment services for Europe and Asia.
Based in London, Haggard reports to Guy Henriques, head of Europe and Asia client group. She will be responsible for overseeing the strategy and expansion of Capital Group’s investment services in Europe and Asia.
Haggard previously worked at BlackRock as global head of equity product and EMEA head of strategic pricing. She also held roles of CEO at British consulting firm Stamford Associates and EMEA managing director for product and marketing at Russell Investments.
Capital Group has been established in Europe for over 50 years and its Luxembourg fund range tallies currently 24 Ucits funds.