Personal Touch appoints new board member

Nia Williams

May 27, 2011

In his role, Jonathan will strengthen the senior management team and help drive the business forward.

Jonathan joins Personal Touch with 25 years financial services experience, most recently working at The Exchange (Avelo) as the head of strategic relationships where he was responsible for the adoption and sale of technology solutions for large distribution groups.

His previous experience includes working at Bankhall & Sesame as the director of provider management and as operations director at Misys IFA Services.

In his new role, Jonathan will be responsible for client service delivery, paraplanning, IT, central services bureau, risk assessment and financial promotion.

Chief executive of Personal Touch, Doug Crawford, said: “Jonathan’s appointment is a valuable addition to the board. His experience will bring fresh insight and expertise that will further strengthen the Personal Touch proposition.

“We have implemented a strategic programme of recruitment to attract the best talent to support the needs of our community. Jonathan’s appointment further underpins our wider commitment to build value into every aspect of our business.”

Jonathan White added: “Personal Touch is one of the largest and best placed distribution companies in the UK and I am delighted to be joining the team. The board has a clear vision on exactly what is required to support and develop Intermediaries now and in the future. I look forward to implementing key strategies to achieve our ambitious business objectives.”

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