Tilney appoints senior equity analyst

30 May 2019

Tilney, the award-winning UK discretionary investment management group is pleased to announce that it has appointed Paul Weyers as Senior Equity Analyst in its Central Investment Team. In this role, based in New Street Square, London, Paul will work alongside Head of Equities Andy Brown to enhance Tilney's direct equity research capabilities.

Paul joins from Brown Shipley, where he was senior fund manager with responsibility for direct equities within the multi-asset fund range. Prior to this, he was an investment analyst at Co-Operative Asset Management and Alliance Trust.

Tilney is one of the UK’s largest private client investment managers, with £24.4 billion of assets under management, of which 76% are under either bespoke or centrally managed discretionary mandates. Tilney’s research team covers funds, ETFs, investment companies, fixed income securities and both UK and international direct equities.

Andy Brown, Head of Equities, commented: “Paul has over 10 years’ experience in the industry and will no doubt be a huge asset to our growing investment team. Tilney has one of the largest private client books in the UK, supported by a sizeable team of twelve analysts and over a hundred investment managers and advisers. This new appointment will stand us in good stead as we continue to develop our research capabilities and I am delighted to welcome Paul to the team.”

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 YourMoney.com 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.