MEGA MERGER NAMES INVESTMENT COMMITTEE – After a successful shareholder vote, Standard Life & Aberdeen Asset Management have named 12 senior executives to run the investment committee. These are as follows; Brian Fleming – Global Head of Structured Solutions, Devan Kaloo – Global Head of Equities, Craig MacDonald – Global Head of Fixed Income, Andrew McCaffery – Global Head of Client-Driven and Multi-Manager Solutions, Peter McKellar – Global Head of Private and Infrastructure Equity, David Paine – Global Co-Head of Real Estate, Sean Phayre – Global Head of Quantitative Investing, Mandy Pike – Global Head of Investment Execution, Guy Stern – Global Head of Multi-Asset and Macro Investing, Archie Struthers – Global Head of Investment Governance and oversight, Pertti Vanhanen – Global Co-Head of Real Estate and finally the Chief Investment Officer who will chair the committee, Rod Paris. The new firm, Standard Life-Aberdeen, is expected to have £660bn under management and have circa 9000 employees. #SpartanInternational