Christopher Mahon was named director of asset allocation research at Baring Asset Management, confirmed spokeswoman Jo Pope.
Mr. Mahon will start in early September and replaces Toby Nangle, who left the firm in January.
Mr. Mahon will report to Percival Stanion, head of the global multiasset group and chairman of the strategic policy group.
Mr. Mahon was head of investment strategy and co-portfolio manager of several multiasset strategies at Momentum Global Investment Management, confirmed Momentum Global spokeswoman Lucy Richardson. She had no information on whether he will be replaced.