AMX strengthens team with double hire

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The Asset Management Exchange (‘AMX’), an institutional platform for investors and asset managers, has further strengthened its senior team with the announcement of two new hires.

Jonathan Greenwold joins AMX as part of the Executive Committee, with responsibility for legal, risk and compliance. He joins from Aspect Capital, the $6.7bn systematic investment manager, where he served as general counsel for ten years. At Aspect, Jonathan worked on areas such as; company strategy, investment management, compliance, regulation, and operational risk. Prior to this, he was employed at Slaughter & May.

Additionally, Patrick Waters joins AMX’s manager development team in the US. Patrick joins from State Street Global Advisors, where he spent over eight years as vice president and senior relationship manager. At SSGA, Patrick provided services to complex strategic client relationships exceeding $55 billion in assets under management, with multiple profiles and covering a variety of geographies and regulators. Prior to that Patrick was at Blackrock.

Oliver Jaegemann, global head of AMX, said: “We are delighted to welcome Jonathan and Patrick to the team this week. As we continue to expand our product range and grow our client and manager base, we need the right people to deliver it. With such a breadth of experience, I am confident both Jonathan and Patrick will bring fantastic energy and insight to the business.”

Launched in February 2017, AMX was designed to fundamentally transform institutional investment for the benefit of the end saver by standardising, centralising and streamlining the process of investing by making implementation and monitoring more efficient. AMX has doubled its in-house team in the last year and, since launch, brought in over $7bn in AuM.