Standard Life Wealth hires pair of managers for private client side

General-Business-People-Hire-Appointment-700x450.jpgStandard Life Wealth has hired Matthew Grange and Matthew Burrows as senior portfolio managers for the group’s private client business.

Both Grange and Burrows are working with UK and international clients and report to Charles Insley, head of international for Standard Life Wealth.

Grange spent over 12 years managing institutional UK equity portfolios for ABN Amro Asset Management and the corporate pension schemes for Lafarge and Reed Elsevier, while Burrows has managed portfolios at Falcon Private Wealth and Sarasin & Partners, covering both traditional and alternative asset classes, as well as derivatives.

Insley says: “We are delighted that Matthew Grange and Matthew Burrows have joined Standard Life Wealth. They both have very strong investment backgrounds and have joined us to work with UK and international clients.

“As long-term investors we offer clients investment strategies across the full risk spectrum and have an investment process that focuses on gaining exposure to secular growth drivers, which we believe will outperform the broader market over the long term. Both Matthew Grange and Matthew Burrows are excellent additions to the team and bring valuable insight and institutional expertise to our investment process.”