Tilney for Intermediaries continues hiring push

22 June 2015
 

Tilney for Intermediaries, the discretionary investment manager for intermediaries, is pleased to announce the appointment of John Alexander as Business Development Director. John will be based in the firm’s Liverpool office, reporting into Head of Tilney for Intermediaries, Miles Robinson.

John joins Tilney for Intermediaries from Momentum Global Investment Management, where he was Business Development Manager since 2013. John began his career as a Private Banking Manager with RBS, before moving into intermediary investment sales with Brewin Dolphin in 2001. He has held roles at AIG Life and spent eight years at Miton Group Plc (formerly Midas Capital Partners), where he was Head of Sales for Northern England, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

At Tilney for Intermediaries, John will be responsible for building relationships with key intermediary clients, both existing and new, primarily in the North West.  He will also be closely involved in the continuing development of services in this key area of the firm’s business.

Miles Robinson, Head of Tilney for Intermediaries said: “John is a strong addition to our Liverpool team, and we’re delighted to welcome him on board. He has worked alongside financial advisers for over 15 years and his abilities will help to create exciting new business relationships at an important time in the firm’s development.

“More and more, we are seeing intermediary firms seeking robust investment management solutions that will stand up in the post-RDR world. The expertise we offer means Tilney for Intermediaries can successfully address and resolve the variety of challenges facing today’s financial planners.”

A photo of John Alexander is available on request by emailing matthew.gray@tilneybestinvest.co.uk

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About Tilney for Intermediaries

Tilney for Intermediaries is a leading discretionary fund manager. We have been supporting financial advisers and their clients since the 1990s, building on Tilney’s 150 year heritage supporting individuals, families and charities achieve their investment goals.

Today we operate across the United Kingdom, with investment management teams based in Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Liverpool and London.

We offer a broad suite of investment solutions to financial advisers and their clients, including tailor-made portfolios, a segregated model portfolio service with nine strategies to suit different risks and a range of five unitised multi-asset funds. For further information, please visit: www.tilney.co.uk

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.

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.