Aviva Investors recruits fund manager to SRI division

Colin Purdie has joined Aviva Investors as a credit fund manager in the socially responsible investment team. Based in London, Purdie will report to Peter Michaelis, head of SRI, and will manage the firm’s sustainable future corporate bond fund.

Purdie joined directly from Aegon Asset Management in Edinburgh, where he had worked since 2006. His most recent position was as credit investment manager, responsible for two sterling credit funds worth a total of £250 million. Prior to this he worked a