Cazenove Capital has appointed Bob Hair as a wealth planning director and head of its Edinburgh office.
He will be responsible for the management of the office and provide investment structuring and tax-efficient investment advice for clients.
William Fox, head of UK regional private wealth management, said that Hair’s “experience and knowledge” will be invaluable to the firm’s wealth management business in Scotland
Hair joins from PricewaterhouseCoopers where he was a senior director in the investment advisory business, advising high net worth and ultra high net worth clients in London.
He also acted as chairman of PwC’s Financial Conduct Authority Committee, was a member of the investment committee and had a lead role in developing the firm’s PwC private and family office service.
Before his role at PwC, he was with Turcan Connell, an Edinburgh-based multi-disciplinary private client firm, where he headed the wealth management function, and was a member of the executive board and the firm’s investment committee.