Brooks Macdonald has appointed Alex Ford as investment director to join its London-based Bespoke Portfolio Service team. He has also been appointed head of Brooks Macdonald’s Tier 1 Investor Visa programme in London.
Ford joins from from Quilter Cheviot, where he gained experience in managing individual, ISA, pension, trust and charity accounts for high net worth clients and their families.
Prior to that, he worked with Barclays Wealth and Hartmann Capital. Overall, he has more than nine years of experience in the investment management industry.
Nick Holmes, managing director, Investment Management at Brooks Macdonald comments on the appointment: “We are very pleased to have Alex join us. His experience working closely with financial advisers will provide an important addition to our team as more and more professional advisers decide to outsource investment management activities to specialists like Brooks Macdonald.”