EY senior manager Neil Walking has been appointed as consultant in Bovill’s wealth management and banking team.
Walking worked in the firm’s regulatory practice for more than four years, having previously served as head of compliance services at Sesame adviser network. His prior experience includes a four-year stint at the FSA as manager of a thematic review team.
Bovill head of wealth management and banking Mark Spiers said Walking’s experience working for a regulator and advising large banks on the FCA’s wealth management regulations “means he will be able to give clients the most informed and practical advice”.
Walking added: “Wealth advisers continue to face pressure from the FCA to tighten their standards under the Retail Distribution Review and finding a way to meet the strict new rules while remaining profitable is a challenge.”
Do you have an investigation looming large over you? Kingsley Napley's Julie Matheson goes through the best strategies to manage the process
Grant Thornton will conduct the audit of Tern following the resignation of Jeffreys Henry
The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) have announced that Françoise Flores will join 1 January 2017
Kingston Smith has announced the promotion of James Moggeridge and Nick Thompson to directors