Schroders has expanded its institutional sales team with the appointment of Claire Glennon who joins to take up a new role within the UK & Ireland Institutional Business Development team.

Claire joins from Baring Asset Management, where she was Institutional Relationship Director, responsible for managing the relationships with both corporate and local government defined contribution and defined benefit clients. Claire joined Barings in 2002.

Robert Bee, head of UK & Ireland Institutional Business Development, Schroders, said: "We have expanded our UK sales team as demand has grown for our wide range of investment products and solutions. Claire brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience of the UK market and we are delighted that she has joined us to take up this new role."