Schroders hires leisure manager

Schroders has appointed Peter Cooper as head of retail and leisure asset management. Cooper was previously retail director at Allied London, where he worked on projects including the Brunswick Centre in London. He will be responsible for the retail and leisure assets held in the Schroder Exempt Property Unit Trust and the Schroder Emerging Retail Property Unit Trust, including Monk’s Cross and Mermaid Quay in Cardiff.