Scott Soussa, Senior Managing Director and Co-Head of Blackstone Group’s general partnership stakes business is leaving the firm at the end of the year. Mustafa Siddiqui, also a senior managing director, who was co-head of the GP stakes business known as Blackstone Strategic Capital Holdings, will step in as sole head of the group.
Asa Norrie was appointed Regional CEO and Head of Distribution for Europe at Principal Global Investors. Norrie previously served as head of global strategic alliances at Aberdeen Standard Investments.
BentallGreenOak, a subsidiary of Sun Life Financial, has promoted Christina Iacoucci to Canadian Chief Investment Officer. She will retain her duties as portfolio manager.
Robeco named Jin Mei as Head of China and Amanda Lin as Head of Institutional Business Development for Greater China. Jin Mei joins from Franklin Templeton, where he was general manager responsible for the firm’s overall China development strategy. Prior to Robeco, Lin was responsible for institutional business development in Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan for BNY Mellon Investment Management.
Linda Luk joined Income Partners as Chief Distribution Officer focusing on business development across intermediary relationships. Before joining Income Partners, Luk stayed for more than eight years at Vanguard where she was most recently head of distribution in Hong Kong.
James Lindsay Gresham House as Head of Institutional Business. Lindsay was previously managing director and head of sales at MFS Investment Management.
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Invesco appointed Devvya Sharma as Diversity and Inclusion Manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Before joining Invesco, Sharma worked at the CFA Institute where she was manager for external inclusion and diversity.