Tigue made AITC deputy chairman

The board of the Association of Investment Trust Companies has elected Jeremy Tigue as deputy chairman. He replaces George Kershaw, who stepped down on rotation after three years but will remain on the AITC board. Tigue, who has been involved in all aspects of investment trust management since joining F&C Asset Management in 1981, was elected to the AITC board in December 2003 and joins two other deputy chairmen: Carol Ferguson and Gill Nott.