Swip appoints Kevin Addison as head of wholesale

Scottish Widows Investment Partnership (Swip) has named Kevin Addison as its head of wholesale replacing Tony Maddock.

Swip says it has also promoted Martin Jenkins to the role of London and South East IFA sales manager, adding Addison will recruit for a new sales manager.

Maddock quit the firm in November 2010 to replace Charlie Wilson at Lazard Asset Management. (article continues below)

Addison joined Swip in 2008 was previously head of discretionary sales in the wholesale team. Based in London, he will report to John Brett, the director of sales and marketing at Swip.

Before joining Swip, Addison was regional sales manager at Gartmore.

Swip yesterday announced a new ‘perform’ brand campaign to be unveiled throughout the first quarter of 2011, centred around aviation motifs.