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 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.