Invesco Strengthens Institutional Sales and Consulting

August 25, 2008 ( - Invesco Institutional announced three new appointments to its U.S. Sales, Client Service and Consulting team.

Brian Baskir will join Invesco Institutional on September 2 as Managing Director, U.S. Consultant Relations, leading the team that services the U.S. institutional investment consultant community. In addition, he will have responsibility for relationship management, new business generation and managing Invesco’s product ratings through investment consultants, according to the announcement.

Baskir previously served as Senior Vice President and Director of Consultant Relations at Old Mutual. He will be based in Boston, reporting to Jack Markwalter, Head of U.S. Institutional Sales, Client Service and Marketing.

Lance Beck has joined Invesco as a Senior Director, Institutional Sales and Service. Beck joins the team that markets Invesco’s investment strategies to corporations, foundations and endowments. He is based in Atlanta and reports to Ben Utt, Managing Director, U.S. Institutional Sales and Client Service.

Brad Wilson has been named Senior Director, Consultant Relations. Wilson is moving from his current position as Senior Director in Sales and Service. He reports to Brian Baskir.

Invesco said the appointments “will significantly strengthen its ability to market Invesco’s broad range of investment capabilities and further strengthen relationships with consultants.”