Equity Trustees continued to expand its asset management team with the appointment of Dilan Ashton to the newly created role of Managing Director, Responsible Investment.
Ashton joined Equity Trustees from Warakirri Asset Management, where she was a Senior Business Development Associate. Prior to that, she was a senior analyst at JBWere for over 10 years.
In her new role, she would be responsible for developing expertise and thought leadership in responsible investing, working closely with portfolio managers to help shape how the latest developments in the field were reflected in the investment strategies of Equity Trustees Asset Management.
Darren Thompson, Head of Asset Management at Equity Trustees, said: “The new role within the team reflects our continued focus on responsible investing – it’s what our clients want and it’s the way of the future.
“Dilan’s appointment will support our service to our clients – including private clients, charities and non-profits, while maintaining our focus on continuing to deliver excellent results for them.
“Safeguarding the wealth of Australian individuals, communities, families and charities is in our DNA as a key part of Australia’s leading specialist trust company.
“We are delighted to welcome Dilan to Equity Trustees. His ability and experience will be essential as we continue to meet the strong demand for responsible investing. »