SEI Institutional Group appoints Consultant Relations Director in Europe

SEI’s Institutional Group has appointed Rebekah Bennett as Consultant Relations Director in Europe. 

Based in London, Bennett will be responsible for the strategic management and development of existing and new relationships with Fiduciary Management and Defined Contribution plan consultants and the promotion of SEI’s solutions to these key intermediaries. 

SEI is one of the first and largest global providers of outsourced investment management services. The company delivers integrated retirement, healthcare and nonprofit solutions to more than 470 clients in 12 countries, as of 31 March, 2020. 

Bennett joins SEI from BlackRock, where she spent the past decade focused on consultant relations for the company. Her previous work experience also includes client service and relationship management roles with BNP Paribas Securities Services. Bennett holds a bachelor’s degree with honours in business economics from London Metropolitan University.

Ian Love, Head of SEI’s Institutional Group EMEA and Asia, says: “We are delighted to welcome Rebekah to SEI. Her in-depth consultant relations experience will prove invaluable as we continue to grow and cement our relationships with both fiduciary management and DC consultants. With many institutional investors exploring fiduciary management, Outsourced Chief Investment Officer (OCIO) and Master Trust models, Rebekah is joining SEI at an exciting time. We look forward to working with her to further support our clients and build our business in the UK market.”