Gay Collins will lead the Montfort team as it develops and implements an external comms programme to support the company’s growth and development.
Montfort will work closely with the board and team at ICM Investment Management, a fund manager which supports Utilico.
Gay Collins, founding partner at Montfort Communications, said: “We are very pleased to be working with a differentiated and successful investment trust, which offers a real alternative to achieving long-term total return and a current yield of 3.3%.”
Alastair Moreton, company secretary at Utilico Emerging Markets, added: “Utilico is pleased to appoint Montfort Communications.
“It is great to have access to such a senior team which is highly experienced in emerging markets focused managers and investment trusts. We look forward to working together.”
- Pictured: Utilico celebrates its London Stock Exchange flotation