Tilney continues recruitment drive with new hire

01 November 2017
 

Financial Planner appointed in Exeter

Leading UK investment management and financial planning group Tilney has appointed Andrew Kirk as a financial planner. Andrew, who joins the company’s Exeter team, is the latest hire in the group’s dedicated recruitment drive and will focus on the Cornwall region.

Andrew joins from HSBC here he was worked for five years as a premier relationship manager. Prior to this he worked at Halifax where he held a number of roles over a decade, most recently a senior financial adviser.

In Tilney’s Exeter team, Andrew will deliver advice as part of the firm’s ‘two expert’ approach which sees financial planners paired alongside the firm’s investment managers to provide a high quality integrated wealth management service to clients.

Rob Chandler, regional head of financial planning at Tilney, says: “Andrew has an impressive track record and has developed a loyal customer base over the course of his career. He will be a valuable asset to the team and I am delighted to welcome him on board. Our financial planning team across the country has continued to strengthen and grow over the past year, and it testament to the business that we are able to attract high calibre candidates to our 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.