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LGIM appoints Camille Blackburn as Chief Compliance Officer

Legal & General Investment Management today announced the appointment of Camille Blackburn as Chief Compliance Officer (CCO), subject to regulatory approvals.

4 Dec 2019

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Formerly Chief Compliance Officer at Aviva Investors, Camille will join LGIM in January 2020, replacing Teresa Poy who has retired. She will be responsible for overseeing the company’s global compliance framework and report to Margaret Ammon, Chief Risk Officer, who joins the company in February 2020, from M&G plc.

Michelle Scrimgeour, Chief Executive Officer, Legal & General Investment Management said: “With Camille’s appointment as CCO, alongside Margaret’s as CRO, we will add two high calibre leaders for these critical functions. Their appointments will not only enrich the combined experience of our leadership team, but also ensure that LGIM’s risk and compliance framework stays in-step with the demands of an increasingly complex regulatory and risk management landscape.”

Camille was chair of the Investment Association’s Brexit Committee and prior to joining Aviva Investors, was a Deputy Head, Policy and Risk, at the Central Bank of Ireland. Between January 2014 and December 2015, she was a principal advisor to the Australian Treasury for the Australian Financial System Inquiry and Capability Review of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. Other positions she has held include: Global Head of Compliance for a large Australian Institutional Bank; APAC Compliance Head for a large Money Services and Cards business and Senior Executive Leader, Investment Banks, for The Australian Securities and Investment Commission over the Global financial crisis. 

Legal & General Investment Management:

Legal & General Investment Management is one of Europe’s largest asset managers and a major global investor, with total assets under management of £1.1 trillion1.  We work with a wide range of global clients, including pension schemes, sovereign wealth funds, fund distributors and retail investors.

Throughout the past 40 years we have built our business through understanding what matters most to our clients and transforming this insight into valuable, accessible investment products and solutions. We provide investment expertise across the full spectrum of asset classes including fixed income, equities, commercial property and cash. Our capabilities range from index-tracking and active strategies to liquidity management and liability-based risk management solutions.

1LGIM internal data as at 30 June 2019. These figures include assets managed by LGIMA, an SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Data includes derivative positions