EdenTree Investment Management appoints head of wholesale & retail distribution

EdenTree Investment Management, a specialist in responsible and sustainable investment, has appointed Adrian Judge as its head of wholesale & retail distribution.

As demand accelerates for responsible investment solutions from allocators, advisers and investors, Adrian will be responsible for deepening EdenTree’s presence across wholesale and retail markets and growing assets under management.

An integral member of the EdenTree’s retail sales team since joining the firm in 2011, his appointment will now see him managing EdenTree’s UK-wide wholesale distribution team. In this role, he will oversee the delivery the firm’s responsible and sustainable investment solutions and services to a spectrum of audiences including, UK financial advisers, wealth managers, fund-of-funds, platforms, banks and ratings agencies.

With former roles as a wealth manager and independent financial adviser, Adrian brings over 25 years of experience to the job and an in-depth, unique understanding the UK advisory community’s needs. 

Sue Round, EdenTree Investment Management CEO, says: “We are delighted to announce Adrian’s appointment. He brings a deep well of experience and strong suite of capabilities to the role. From niche beginnings, responsible and sustainable investment has grown in popularity amongst retail and wholesale audiences. Adrian will be pivotal in deepening our relationships with advisers and allocators, as responsible investing continues to broaden its appeal.”