Kames Capital has hired Yasmine Ellis from Schroders to boost its wholesale distribution team.
Ellis has joined as business development manager reporting to head of UK regional sales Mark Savage. Ellis will work with UK private banks, financial institutions, fund of funds, discretionary and advisory wealth managers, stockbrokers and family offices in London.
Savage says: “Yasmine has solid experience in the UK wholesale market and we are confident that the skills and knowledge she brings to the team will allow us to build on our extensive client base.”
Ellis joins from Schroders, where she worked in the business development team since 2009. She worked with UK multi-managers, private banks, wealth managers, family offices and fund of hedge funds.
Before Schroders Ellis worked at Gartmore and Liongate Capital.