Atlantic Trust Adds Experienced Wealth Strategist to Houston Team

      Atlantic Trust Adds Experienced Wealth Strategist to Houston Team

Catherine L. Schnaubelt joins Atlantic Trust to further strengthen the firm's
wealth planning expertise in Texas and the Southwest region

PR Newswire

ATLANTA, April 23, 2013

ATLANTA, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Atlantic Trust, the private wealth
management division of Invesco Ltd. (NYSE: IVZ), today announced that
Catherine L. Schnaubelt has joined the firm's Houston office as a senior vice
president and senior wealth strategist.

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"This addition of an experienced and talented wealth strategist to our Houston
team enhances our capabilities in this important region," said Jack
Markwalter, chairman and CEO for Atlantic Trust. "Cathy brings more than 30
years of experience in private estate and tax law practice, most recently with
Strasburger & Price, LLP, and in wealth planning from Abbot Downing."

Our Houston office is home to a total of nine relationship and portfolio
management, client service and business development professionals, and it has
more than $1.0 billion in assets under management (as of March 31, 2013). The
addition of Schnaubelt allows Atlantic Trust to better serve its existing
client base and broaden relationships with many of the premier law firms in
Texas that use and will consider Atlantic Trust as a potential trustee and
wealth manager for their clients.

"Having someone in-office to review a client's estate plan or to discuss
philanthropic strategies with a prospective client will further strengthen our
client service efforts in Texas and the Southwest region," said Linda Beerman,
chief fiduciary officer and head of Atlantic Trust's Wealth Strategies Group.
"We believe access to tenured wealth planning professionals is critical for
our clients."

Schnaubelt joins Atlantic Trust from Wells Fargo's ultra-high net worth family
wealth division, Abbot Downing, where she was director. Previously, she was a
partner with Strasburger & Price, LLP, and a principal for the management
consulting business within Avatar Associates, LLC. Prior to Avatar, Schnaubelt
was a partner with Woodard, Hall & Primm, PC. She began her career as a family
office controller with Axel Johnson E&P Corp. Schnaubelt is a member of the
Real Estate, Probate and Estate Section of the State Bar of Texas, the Probate
and Estate Section of the Houston Bar Association, the Houston Estate and
Financial Forum, and Attorneys in Tax and Probate. She earned a Bachelor of
Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from Texas A&M
University and a Juris Doctorate, magna cum laude, from South Texas College of

About Atlantic Trust
Atlantic Trust is one of the nation's leading private wealth management firms,
offering integrated wealth management for high net worth individuals,
families, foundations and endowments. The firm considers clients' financial,
trust, estate planning and philanthropic needs in developing customized asset
allocation and investment management solutions. Experienced professionals
deliver a broad range of solutions, including proprietary investment offerings
and a robust open architecture platform of traditional and alternative
managers. Atlantic Trust operates in 12 full-service locations throughout the
U.S. With $20.3 billion in assets under management (as of December 31, 2012),
Atlantic Trust is the private wealth management division of Invesco Ltd.
(NYSE: IVZ). For more information, visit

About Invesco Ltd.
Invesco Ltd. is a leading independent global investment management firm,
dedicated to helping investors worldwide achieve their financial objectives.
By delivering the combined power of our distinctive investment management
capabilities, Invesco provides a wide range of investment strategies and
vehicles to our retail, institutional and high net worth clients around the
world. Operating in more than 20 countries, the firm is listed on the New York
Stock Exchange under the symbol IVZ. Additional information is available at

SOURCE Atlantic Trust

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