LGIM – Appointment of new head of Infrastructure

Legal & General Investment Management Real Assets has appointed a new head of infrastructure equity investments. Jonathan Ord has taken up the newly-created post of head of infrastructure equity at LGIM RA, tasked with expanding the institutional investor’s origination capabilities. His appointment follows six years as an investment director and investment principal at the Local Pensions Partnership. Ord, who will report to LGIM RA head of infrastructure Tom Sumpster, will lead up a new infrastructure investment strategy for the business, which includes a focus on energy.