Jenny Yoe joins the £44.9 billion investment manager1

Newton Investment Management (“Newton”), part of BNY Mellon Investment Management, has appointed Jenny Yoe as Head of UK Institutional. In this newly created role, Jenny will develop and execute Newton’s UK institutional strategy across client, new business and consultant initiatives, reporting to Julian Lyne, Chief Commercial Officer.

Responsible for the UK institutional team, Jenny will oversee Newton’s institutional sales efforts across DB, DC and lead the interaction with consultants and other fiduciaries.  In addition, she will manage Newton’s institutional client relations team.

Jenny joins Newton from State Street Global Advisors, where she was Managing Director and Head of UK and Ireland Institutional. She previously held roles as Head of UK Institutional at River and Mercantile Asset Management, and Director of UK Distribution for AMG Limited.

Whether it’s Master Trusts, Independent Trustees or OCIO’s, the UK institutional market is undergoing a period of dramatic change. Working in partnership with our institutional clients, we develop and build investment strategies designed to deliver their desired investment outcomes. Creating this senior institutional client and distribution role will further add to our capabilities and demonstrates our commitment to the UK market.

With more than two decades of experience in senior distribution roles, Jenny has a wealth of varied experience and a sound understanding of the UK institutional market, which will be integral in driving forward our domestic institutional channel. I look forward to working with Jenny to build on new opportunities, while ensuring we continue to support our existing clients.

Julian Lyne, Chief Commercial Officer at Newton

Notes to editors:

BIOGRAPHY

Jenny Yoe

Prior to joining Newton, Jenny was Managing Director and Head of UK and Ireland Institutional at State Street Global Advisors where she was responsible for developing and leading relationships with clients, consultants, trustees and key influencers across the UK Defined Benefit (DB), Defined Contribution (DC), sub-advisory and Insurance channels.

Her previous experience includes roles as Head of UK Institutional at River and Mercantile Asset Management and Director of UK Distribution for AMG Limited. She had joined State Street Global Advisors as UK Head of Pension Funds in 2017. 

She holds a Bachelor of Laws from Kings College London and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.

Newton Investment Management Limited (NIM) is a London-based global investment management subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation. NIM is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. NIM is also registered with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. Registered address, BNY Mellon Centre, 160 Queen Victoria Street, London, EC4V 4LA. Registered in England No. 01371973 (NIM). With assets under management of £44.9 billion as at 30 September 2020, NIM provides investment products and services to a wide range of clients, including pension funds, charities, corporations and (via BNY Mellon) individuals. News and other information about Newton is available at newton-stag-01.aws.hmn.md and via Twitter: @NewtonIM.

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1 As at 30 Sept 2020

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