British asset manager Investec Wealth & Investment has hired senior staff this week as part of a number of new appointments.
Investec Wealth & Investments has appointed Mark Wright as Chief Entrepreneur within its Private Office.
The appointment is the latest in a string of new hires as Investec expands its team of experts working with high net worth clients within its private offices, the company said in a statement. In addition, we are strengthening our team of investment managers and financial planners in all regional offices of our core wealth management business.
Mr. Wright has over 12 years of experience in the investment management field. He spent most of his time at Barclays in a variety of roles, most recently as senior private banker for the ultra-high net worth, leading Barclays Private Bank’s Midlands region, the company continued. Prior to that, he was a private banker for major clients and family offices based in London. He started his career at Goldman Sachs as sales manager in the securities division, with a focus on his equities and equity derivatives.
“We are excited about Investec’s dynamism and entrepreneurial spirit and look forward to leading our strong team to provide the very best advice to ultra-high net worth entrepreneurs, business owners and families,” said Wright. rice field.
Michelle White, co-head of Investec’s private office, added: We recognize that it is important to treat each client as an individual and that entrepreneurial clients have different needs than those in the financial industry. We look forward to further strengthening our expertise and continuing to develop a dedicated team to serve our diverse customer base. ”
Investec has an investment heritage dating back to 1827 and manages £38.8 billion ($48.5 billion) of client money.