Harrington Cooper, a UK-based fund distribution company, has appointed Henry Foster as new as sales manager to focus on discretionary management sales.

In his new role, Foster will aim to market the company’s specialist product offering to discretionary fund managers in the West Country and Channel Islands.

Foster will report to the Harrington Cooper partner Harry Dickinson and will work alongside the five member sales team.

The company’s specialist products include funds from Credit Suisse, RobeccoSAM, Eclectica Asset Management and Bellevue Asset Management.

Prior to joining Harrington Cooper, Foster worked as sales manager at Neptune Investment Management where he responsible for marketing to asset managers, wealth managers, advisers and family offices in Continental Europe.

Earlier to this, he has also worked with Citigroup Asset Management and Western Asset Management.

Dickinson says: "Henry is a highly regarded fund management professional with a strong track record in managing client relationships and raising assets. Our focus is on bringing exceptional quality funds to discretionary managers and investment advisers across the UK, Channel Islands and Republic of Ireland."