Nucleus appoints head of risk

Nucleus has appointed Leanne Prowse, former Standard Life head of legal for wrap business, to the newly created role of head of legal, risk and compliance.

Prowse joined the platform today and will be responsible for consolidating Nucleus’ legal framework and implementing best legal and regulatory practice.

She has also taken up the role of company secretary, and will report to Aileen Mathieson, chief financial officer. (article continues below)

Mathieson says: “Having worked closely with Leanne for a number of years at Standard Life, I have first-hand experience of the skills and commitment she will bring to the team at Nucleus. She has a proven track record of delivering at the highest level and I very much look forward to teaming up with her again at what is an extremely exciting time for the business.”