Ashcourt Rowan Asset Management, part of the UK wealth management group, has recruited James Brooks as business distribution director.
Brooks will focus on developing relationships with the external intermediary market.
He joins from Brewin Dolphin, where he was head of business distribution for the last nine years. Previously, he was SIPP (self invested personal pension) and Offshore Manager at Gerrard Investment Management.
Harry Burnham, chief executive officer of Ashcourt Rowan Asset Management said the appointment would lead to “key strategic partnerships with SIPP, Offshore Bond Providers and Wrap Platforms as well as representation on national and regional IFA panels.”
Ashcourt Rowan is headquartered in London, but has offices across the UK.