Tarik Ben-Saud was appointed head of asset solutions at Insight Investment, confirmed sources with knowledge of the matter.
It is a new position.
Sources said Mr. Ben-Saud reports to Abdallah Nauphal, CEO and co-chief investment officer, and Andrew Giles, co-CIO and head of the financial solutions group.
Mr. Ben-Saud previously spent 15 years at BlackRock, most recently as managing director and head of liability-driven investment and client strategy.
Insight has £272 billion ($446 billion) in assets under management.