Genium Investment Partners (previously Insight Investment Consultants) has hired Justin Walsh as a senior analyst of research, reporting to co-CEO and head of research, Tim Murphy.  

Walsh was most recently the associate director in Morningstar’s manager research team.  

He also previously worked in funds management roles with Perpetual and State Street Global Advisors, as well as roles with index providers MSCI and FTSE Russell. 

The appointment follows the researcher rebranding to Genium last month, along with the launch of its research ratings service. 

Genium has existing consulting clients servicing over 400 advisers and managing more than $21 billion in funds under advice, including approximately $5 billion in managed accounts.