Ex-LV= Asset Management CIO resurfaces at Kames

Kames Capital has appointed Piers Hillier, former chief investment officer at LV= Asset Management, as head of overseas equities.

Hillier has been appointed as Kames Capital strengthens its overseas equity business and to “bolster the equity contribution” to its multi-asset group.

Andrew Fleming, chief executive at Kames, says: “Piers has a wealth of experience and knowledge in overseas equities which will greatly enhance our existing proposition.

“With his history and experience in asset allocation Piers will also prove a valuable addition to our multi asset capabilities.”

Hillier was also previously chief investment officer at West LB Mellon Asset Management and held senior roles at Deutsche Asset Management and Schroder Investment Management.