We are pleased to announce that chief executive officer Andrew McKinnon has been appointed executive chair of the GSFM board, replacing outgoing non-executive chair Doug Bartlett, who will remain on the GSFM Board.

Director and head of distribution, Damien McIntyre, will succeed Andrew McKinnon as CEO, effective 1 July 2017.

Andrew McKinnon says the restructure is part of the long-term strategic plan for the business and will ensure its continued development and long-term success.

“As executive chair, I remain committed to the business in a day-to-day capacity. My focus on GSFM’s institutional relationships and business strategy will continue.

“This includes continuing to actively seek and evaluate potential fund manager partners for GSFM,” he said.

“In his role as CEO, Damien will continue to direct the future success and growth of the GSFM business, while also working with his key relationships across the market.”

To read GSFM’s media release, click here.