Hermes GPE has appointed Hamish de Run as Head of Infrastructure.
De Run is an experienced investment professional, with a long track record of achievement. He was a partner of Hermes Infrastructure for five years up to 2017 and played a central role in the deployment of the HIF I fund. He worked on several key transactions and sat on the Investment Committee from 2012 to 2017.
De Run will lead the existing team, which has a wealth of experience with an average across the senior investment team of twenty years’ industry experience.
De Run takes over from Peter Hofbauer who will leave the company with immediate effect.
Saker Nusseibeh, Chief Executive of Hermes Investment Management, says: “Hermes Infrastructure is a vital and valued part of our overall offering, providing clients attractive risk-adjusted inflation-linked returns. I am delighted that Hamish de Run will be leading the infrastructure business into the next phase of its development.”