Former Ashcourt Rowan head of investment solutions Steve O’Mara has joined research firm RSMR.
O’Mara has joined RSMR as investment research manager, where he will provide analysis on funds and investment trusts.
Previously O’Mara was head of investment solutions at Ashcourt Rowan, which was bought by Towry for £120m in March 2015.
O’Mara has also worked at Pointon York and was a discretionary portfolio manager at David Booler & Co.
Ken Rayner, investment director at RSMR, says: “Steve’s wealth of experience and excellent analytical skills will add considerable value to our research team. The appointment highlights our ambitions to continue to grow and to offer a competitive service to more advisory firms in an ever-changing sector.”