Charles Stanley appoints head of intermediary distribution

Wealth manager Charles Stanley has appointed Mark Pittaccio as head of intermediary distribution.

Pittaccio joins from network In Partnership where he was group investment director. He was previously investment director at Thinc Group and founded advice firm Highfield Financial Services.

In his new role Pattaccio will be responsible for developing the national sales team and supporting advisers grow their own client services.

Pittaccio says: “Through my own experience as an adviser and having worked with advisory businesses for the last 20 years I have gained a real understanding of the challenges that intermediaries face.”

Charles Stanley head of distribution Christopher Aldous says: “We are fully committed to building and enhancing our services to intermediaries.

“Mark’s experience and advisory perspective therefore represents an extremely valuable addition to our offering and provides a more consultative approach to intermediaries which will bring real value to their business.”