Atlantic Trust Adds Senior Talent in California

               Atlantic Trust Adds Senior Talent in California

Focused on Continued Growth and Client Service Excellence in the Pacific

PR Newswire

ATLANTA, July 10, 2013

ATLANTA, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Atlantic Trust, the private wealth
management division of Invesco Ltd. (NYSE: IVZ), announced today that David
Van Blerkom has joined the firm's San Francisco office as senior vice
president and senior relationship manager.


"Adding David Van Blerkom to our team exemplifies our ongoing commitment to
attracting talented professionals to Atlantic Trust," said Jack Markwalter,
Atlantic Trust chairman and CEO. "The Pacific Northwest is an important market
for us, and he will be instrumental in continuing to grow our business and
deepen our client service expertise in this region."

Van Blerkom will be responsible for working with clients and their advisors to
develop and implement financial and estate plans, as well as business
development and overall client service for the San Francisco office. With
this new hire, Atlantic Trust continues to bring talented professionals into
key U.S. markets. The San Francisco office is well-positioned to grow, with a
strong team of relationship managers, client service professionals and
administrative personnel.

David Van Blerkom brings more than 25 years of industry experience to Atlantic
Trust. Prior to joining the firm, Van Blerkom was the director of business
development and investor relations with Inflective Asset Management.
Previously, he spent nearly 16 years at Goldman Sachs & Co, most recently as
vice president of Institutional Sales, managing the Western U.S. region for
the Global Convertible Securities Group. Van Blerkom earned a Bachelor of
Science, magna cum laude, from Brigham Young University and a Master of
Business Administration from the Anderson School of Management at the
University of California, Los Angeles, where he was recognized as an Edward W.
Carter Fellow. He is actively engaged in volunteering with his church and with
the Boy Scouts of America.

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 $21.7 billion in assets under management (as of March 31, 2013),
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

Contact: Bill Hensel, Invesco Director of Media Relations, at (404) 479-2886
or; or Carolyn Donnelly, Atlantic Trust Director of
Marketing, at (404) 881-3417 or
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