F&C’s Tigue appointed to JP Morgan investment trust board

Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust manager Jeremy Tigue has been appointed as a director to the board of the Mercantile Investment Trust.

Tigue, who is also deputy chairman of trade body the Association of Investment Companies, is to join the board of the JP Morgan-managed investment trust, immediately.

The manager is also a non-executive director of the Graphite Enterprise Trust and joined F&C in 1981.