Tilney continues recruitment drive with new hire01 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.”
Tilney is a leading investment and financial planning firm that builds on a heritage of more than 150 years. The Tilney Group operates under the Tilney brand for Investment Management and Financial Planning and Bestinvest for execution-only investing. We look after more than £22 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 Best Fund Platform and Best SIPP Provider at the 2017 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. We are pleased that our greatest source of new business is personal referrals from existing clients.
Headquartered in Mayfair, London, Tilney Group employs over 1,000 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.