Ashburton Investments appoints CIO
October 14, 2019

Patrice Rassou has been appointed Chief Investment Officer (CIO) of Ashburton Investments, the asset management business of FirstRand Limited.

Ashburton says this new role, which comes into effect from April 2020, has been created to co-ordinate the various investment management activities of the FirstRand group. The appointment follows a review of its strategic positioning to ensure it is fully enabled to scale.

Rassou joins Ashburton Investments from Sanlam Investment Managers, where he was Head of equities. Before joining Sanlam in 2006, he worked at Thesele Group, Old Mutual Asset Management and PwC.





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Patrice Rassou has been appointed Chief Investment Officer (CIO) of Ashburton Investments, the asset management business of FirstRand Limited.

Ashburton says this new role, which comes into effect from April 2020, has been created to co-ordinate the various investment management activities of the FirstRand group. The appointment follows a review of its strategic positioning to ensure it is fully enabled to scale.

Rassou joins Ashburton Investments from Sanlam Investment Managers, where he was Head of equities. Before joining Sanlam in 2006, he worked at Thesele Group, Old Mutual Asset Management and PwC.



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