AMP Capital has appointed Rebekah Swan as Head of New Zealand Distribution, effective immediately.

Ms Swan joined AMP Capital in 2001 and has been Senior Relationship Manager since 2009.

Based in Wellington, Ms Swan will be responsible for leading the Distribution team in New Zealand and working with clients to develop investment solutions that meet their needs.

She will report to AMP Capital Head of Australia and New Zealand Clients Craig Keary and work closely with AMP Capital New Zealand Managing Director Grant Hassell to grow the business.

Mr Keary said: “I’m delight to appoint Rebekah to the role of Head of New Zealand Distribution after an extensive internal and external recruitment search. During the past 14 years, Rebekah has been a passionate advocate for delivering outstanding outcomes to clients and for the AMP Capital New Zealand business. She also has a keen interest in socially responsible investing and helping improve the financial wellbeing of New Zealand women through her involvement as Chair of New Zealand Women in Super.”

Mr Hassell added: “Rebekah has a compelling vision for how we can deliver an even better experience for clients in New Zealand and both Craig and I look forward to working with her to bring this vision to life.”

AMP Capital is now recruiting for another Relationship Manager for the New Zealand team.