Tilney Group ramps up recruitment drive

15 March 2017

Two new additions to the Business Development team

Leading UK investment management group Tilney is pleased to announce that it has made two new appointments to its Business Development team. The newly formed posts have been created to support the continued growth of the Tilney for Professionals business which supports financial advisers, solicitors, accountants, the trustee community, US professionals and Investment consultants.

Morad Bhatti has joined in Glasgow from Verbatim Asset Management where he worked as Regional Development Manager for Scotland for just under four years. He has previously worked at London & Colonial, Barclays Wealth and Morgan Stanley. Morad holds an MA from the University of Glasgow and a Diploma in Financial Planning.

Eleanor Wotherspoon has joined Tilney in Liverpool. She joins the company from Smith & Williamson where she was a Business Development Manager. Eleanor is a graduate of the University of Manchester.

Craig Wright, Head of Business Development, commented: “As a result of increasing demand for Tilney’s investment services to the professional and IFA community we are delighted to welcome both Morad and Eleanor to the business development team, and will be looking to further expand the team with similar high standard candidates.” 

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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.