RWC chief appointed to Brunner investment trust

RWC Partners chairman and chief executive Peter Harrison is to join the board of Brunner investment trust from 1 January.

Harrison will join the investment trust, managed by Allianz fund managers Lucy MacDonald and Jeremy Thomas, as a non-executive director.

Before joining RWC in 2006 as chief executive, Harrison was global chief investment officer of Deutsche Asset Management Group and chief investment officer responsible for global equities and balanced mandates at JP Morgan Asset Management.