Cazenove appoints wealth management director

Business-Corporate-Board-Room-Meeting-Hire-Hiring-700x450.jpgCazenove Capital has appointed the former chair of PwC’s FCA committee Bob Hair as its wealth planning director and head of its Edinburgh office.

The wealth manager recently announced it is to acquire C Hoare & Co’s wealth management business for an undisclosed sum.

In his new role, Hair will manage the firm’s Edinburgh office and advice clients on  investments.

Before joining Cazenove, Hair was a senior director in the investment advisory business at PwC advising high net worth individuals and UHNWI and chair of PwC’s FCA committee.

Cazenove head of UK regional private wealth management William Fox says Hair has “extensive experience and knowledge” and would be important for growing its wealth management business in Scotland, as well as providing wealth management services to clients including both portfolio management and wealth planning.