Newton Investment Management (Newton IM), an investment boutique of BNY Mellon Investment Management, has announced the appointment of Susan Noble as its new Non-Executive Chair of Newton Investment Management Limited and Newton Investment Management (North America) Limited, effective 01 January 2017. Susan is currently an independent non-executive director of Newton IM.

Susan has more than two decades of experience as an investment management professional, including key roles at Robert Fleming Asset Management and Goldman Sachs Asset Management. She is currently non-executive director of British Empire Trust plc and is the Chairman of ATI (Alliance Trust Investments), which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Alliance Trust plc.

Helena Morrissey will continue as Non-Executive Director and Chair until the end of December 2016.

Contact:

Asmita Kapadia
+44 (0) 207 163 3238
asmita.kapadia@bnymellon.com
Christian Zarro
+44 (0) 207 163 3490
christian.zarro@bnymellon.com

Notes to Editors:

Newton is a London-based global investment management subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation. With assets under management (AUM) of £54.6 billion (as at 30 September 2016), Newton’s group of affiliated companies provides investment products and services to a wide range of clients, including pension funds, charities, corporations and (via BNY Mellon) individuals. AUM for Newton may include assets managed by Newton’s officers as dual officers or employees of The Bank of New York Mellon and assets of wrap fee account(s) for which Newton Investment Management (North America) Limited provides sub-advisory services to the primary manager of the wrap program. News and other information about Newton is available at www.newton.co.uk and via Twitter: @NewtonIM.

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