Pramerica adds U.K. client director

Simon Males was appointed as managing director of institutional client relations U.K. at Pramerica Fixed Income, the fixed-income money management unit of Prudential Financial, according to spokeswoman Theresa Miller.

The position is new.

Based in London, Mr. Males was previously head of global consultants and head of U.K. institutional business development at Pictet Asset Management. A search for his replacement has begun, according to Stephen Gunkel, Pictet's head of marketing and communications.