BMO Global Asset Management has confirmed its appointment of Phil Webster as portfolio manager across a number of its European equities funds.
Webster will work across the European Equity fund, European Growth & Income fund, Mid-Cap fund and European Small Cap fund.
His appointment is effective immediately.
Webster joins from Aberdeen Asset Management, where he worked for more than a decade, most recently as senior investment manager on the pan-European equities team.
Webster will report to David Moss, who leads the European equities team.
Moss says Webster has an “excellent performance track record in pan-European equities”.
The team, which manages £3.5bn, invests in “high quality businesses, with a strong management team at an attractive price”, says Moss.