Launched in early 2014, the Investment group is the first dedicated group for professional communicators working for asset managers, asset owners and advisers across retail, wholesale and institutional markets. The group aims to highlight new communications trends and issues impacting the investment industry and draw on developments in different markets, in order to facilitate constructive debate between peers. The group draws on knowledge and insight from industry experts to provide timely and relevant insights on a quarterly basis.
Nina Jaksic CMPRCA is Vice-President of EMEA Communications at BNY Mellon Investment Management, the world's largest multi-boutique asset manager with US$1.8 trillion in AuM. Nina leads the communications strategy for UK intermediary, the Netherlands, and Nordic countries across a number of the firm's boutiques including Newton IM, Insight Investment, and The Boston Company Asset Management. Prior to this, Nina was corporate communications manager at Investcorp International where she covered communications across private equity, real estate investment, and hedge funds in Europe, the Gulf, and the US. She holds a BSc in International Communication and Media from Erasmus University in Rotterdam and a MSc in Corporate Communications and Reputation Management from Manchester Business School.
Claire Lewis MPRCA is a Consultant at CNC – Communications & Network Consulting. She has worked in communications for nine years at agencies and in-house, helping asset managers, owners and advisers protect their corporate reputations, build their brands and promote their products and services. Prior to joining CNC, Claire spent three years in-house as an Account Manager at fund management firm M&G Investments. Claire has a first class honours degree in Public Relations from Bournemouth University.