NAB Asset Management taps McBride for new North America director position

NAB Asset Management has appointed Jim McBride as director of institutional sales and consultant relations of North America. McBride will be based in New York. Previously, he was a partner at Cooke & Bieler and before that, a managing director at Allianz Global Investors.


New York, N.Y., May 31, 2017– Leading Australian-based global asset management firm NAB Asset Management, through its New York-based affiliate, recently announced the appointment of Jim McBride as Director of Institutional Sales and Consultant Relations, North America.

“We’re extremely pleased to welcome Jim to our team in North America. Jim has a proven pedigree in this competitive market and we look forward to his contribution as we continue to strengthen our global presence,” said Ross Kent, Head of Global Institutional Distribution.

Jim joins Brooks Hamblett in NAB Asset Management’s New York office.

Jim was most recently a Partner at Cooke & Bieler and previously a Managing Director at Allianz Global Investors in New York.

“With the calibre of our institutional presence continuing to grow globally, we’re very excited about the opportunity to provide clients in North America with world-class investment solutions, whether in real assets with Presima (global REITs), Redpoint (global listed infrastructure), Orchard Street (UK private real estate), Bastion (private equity infrastructure), or in the global equity space through Redpoint, Intermede and Altrinsic,” Kent added.