AMP Capital names Simon Warner as head of fixed income

10 February 2014   Category: News, Asia, Global, Hong Kong, USA, Asia Pacific   By Asia Asset Management

AMP Capital has appointed Simon Warner as head of fixed income, effective immediately. Mr. Warner, who has held the role of the company’s head of macro markets within the fixed income team for the past seven years, replaces Mark Beardow. Mr. Beardow was appointed chief investment officer of the specialist investment team in December 2013.

AMP Capital’s fixed income team has been expanding its reach in line with the changing investment environment through additional international mandates and enhanced capabilities. Fixed income teams are now located in AMP Capital’s Chicago and Hong Kong offices and clients are able to access international exposure through AMP Capital’s global fixed income funds and absolute return funds.

The fixed income team has 30 dedicated investment professionals based in Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong and Chicago.

Prior to joining AMP Capital in March 2007, Mr. Warner held a range of investment roles with JPMorgan Chase in London, Sydney and Singapore. He has 17 years of experience managing global fixed income and currency portfolios.