Ross Cullen joins Tilney Bestinvest's Glasgow Office

22 October 2014

Leading investment and financial planning group, Tilney Bestinvest, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ross Cullen as Investment Management Senior Associate. Ross will join the company’s Glasgow team and will report into Paul Frame, Managing Director and Head of Tilney Bestinvest Glasgow.

Ross joins Tilney Bestinvest from Barclays Stockbrokers in Glasgow where he has grown his investment experience since 2004, initially in the sales team, before becoming a Relationship Manger on the FX, CFDs & Derivatives desk in 2008. Ross’s most recent role at Barclays Stockbrokers was looking after high net worth clients in the firm. Ross holds the Investment Management Certificate & PCIAM qualifications, is a member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment and is a Chartered Wealth Manager.

At Tilney Bestinvest, Ross will manage client’s investments while also focusing on opportunities to grow the firm’s referral network by working across the company’s advisory and execution-only offerings.

Paul Frame, Managing Director and Head of Tilney Bestinvest Glasgow commented: “There is a genuine need for quality investment and financial planning services in Scotland from across the wealth spectrum.

“Ross brings with him an abundance of experience and is an excellent addition to the team. We look forward to being able to service more clients than ever in Scotland as we continue to attract the right calibre of professionals to the company.”

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About Tilney Bestinvest

Tilney Bestinvest is a leading investment and financial planning firm that builds on a heritage of more than 150 years. We look after more than £9 billion of assets on our clients’ behalf and pride ourselves on offering the very highest levels of professional client service with transparent, competitive pricing across our entire range of solutions.

We offer a range of services for clients whether they would like to have their investments managed by us, require the support of a highly qualified adviser, prefer to make their own investment decisions or want to take more than one approach. We also have a nationwide team of expert financial planners to help clients with all aspects of financial planning, including retirement planning.

We have won numerous awards including UK Wealth Manager of the Year, Low-cost SIPP Provider of the Year and Self-select ISA Provider of the Year 2013, as voted by readers of the Financial Times and Investors Chronicle. We are pleased that our greatest source of new business is personal referrals from existing clients.

Headquartered in Mayfair, London, Tilney Bestinvest employs almost 400 staff across our network of offices, giving us full UK coverage, and we combine our award-winning research and expertise to provide a personalised service to clients whatever their investment needs.

The Tilney Bestinvest Group of Companies comprises the firms Bestinvest (Brokers) Ltd (Reg. No. 2830297), Tilney Investment Management (Reg. No. 02010520), Bestinvest (Consultants) Ltd (Reg. No. 1550116) and HW Financial Services Ltd (Reg. No. 02030706) all of which are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered office: 6 Chesterfield Gardens, Mayfair, W1J 5BQ.

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About Tilney

Tilney is a leading investment and financial planning group that builds on a heritage of more than 180 years.  Our clients are private investors, charities and professional intermediaries who trust us with over £23 billion of their assets. We offer a range of services including financial planning, investment management and advice and, through our Bestinvest service, a leading online platform for those who prefer to manage their own investments.

We have won numerous awards. Tilney has been awarded Best Conventional Advisory Service at the 2018 City of London Wealth Management Awards, Best Advisory Service in the 2015 City of London Wealth Management Awards; Investment Award – Cautious category in the Private Asset Management Awards; and Stockbroker of the Year, Execution-only Stockbroker of the Year and Self-select ISA Provider of the Year 2015, as voted by readers of the Financial Times and Investors Chronicle. Bestinvest was voted Best SIPP Provider and Best Fund Platform at the 2017 City of London Wealth Management Awards, Best Direct SIPP Provider at the Awards 2017, Best Stocks & Shares ISA Provider at the 2017 Shares Awards, as well as Best Self Select ISA Provider, Best Online/Execution-only Stockbroker and Best Investment Platform 2017 at the FT and Investors Chronicle Investment and Wealth Management Awards, as voted by readers of the FT and Investors Chronicle.

Headquartered in Mayfair, London, the Tilney Group employs over 1,000 staff across our network of 30 offices, enabling us to support clients with a local service throughout the UK.