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 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.