Euan Munro was named CEO of Aviva Investors effective January 2014, according to a news release.
He will replace John Misselbrook, who has served as interim CEO since July 1. Mr. Misselbrook is the second interim CEO for the firm since Alain Dromer stepped down in April 2012.
Mr. Munro was global head of multiasset investing and fixed income and member of the board at Standard Life Investments. Guy Stern is replacing Mr. Munro on the board and as head of multiasset and macro investing, Yvonne Soulsby, SLI spokeswoman, confirmed. Mr. Stern joined the firm in April 2008 as head of multiasset management.
Aviva spokesman Nigel Prideaux was not immediately available for comment.
Rick Baert contributed.