Rowan Dartington boosts investment teams in London and Manchester

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Rowan Dartington today announced that it has hired two Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) accredited investment managers to further reinforce its teams in London and Manchester.

Rowan Dartington today announced that it has hired two Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) accredited investment managers to further reinforce its teams in London and Manchester.

With 18 years’ experience managing multi-asset portfolios for private clients and their associated accounts, James Lewis joins from HSBC Discretionary Wealth Management where he was a client director responsible for managing assets of circa £150m. Before that, James worked for Newton Investment Management and NatWest Stockbrokers. James is joining a 10-strong team of investment managers in London.

In Manchester, Dominic Hughes is joining from Quilter Cheviot where he worked as an investment director since 2000. With over 16 years’ experience managing wealth in the North West of England, Dominic’s mission will be to develop Rowan Dartington’s presence in the region and manage relationships with clients, financial advisers and the St. James’s Place Partnership.

“I’m delighted that our fast growth means that we now need and can deploy significant efforts and resources towards increasing our footprint throughout the UK,” commented executive chairman Graham Coxell. “Our strategy has always been to employ highly experienced investment managers with a great knowledge and understanding of the region they operate in. James and Dominic not only fit the bill perfectly in terms of their relevant experience and capability, they also represent an excellent cultural match with our business of ensuring that our Partners, clients and employees feel liked and valued as individuals” he added.

For further information, please contact:

Paul Andrieu, Lansons, 020 7294 3681, paula@lansons.com

About Rowan Dartington

Established in 1990, Rowan Dartington is a wealth manager with a branch network across England and Scotland and responsible for client assets in excess of £1.5bn.

The Rowan Dartington private client business specialises in financial planning and discretionary investment management as well as providing a broad range of stockbroking services.

Rowan Dartington Signature is a specialist, whole-of-market discretionary fund management business dedicated to supporting and servicing the needs of intermediaries and their clients. It has worked alongside professionals including independent financial advisers (IFAs), solicitors and accountants for over 20 years. Rowan Dartington Signature is a trading name of Rowan Dartington.

Rowan Dartington has won multiple awards for performance and is Defaqto 5 star rated.