Rowan Dartington hires two investment managers


Rowan Dartington has announced the appointment of two investment managers as the firm expands its presence following its acquisition by St James Place.

At Rowan Dartington’s new office at Ipswich, Alex Boyle will join from Hawksmoor Investment Management, where he spent seven years as senior investment manager.

Boyle has 30 years experience in the financial industry including as a fund manager, investment writer and discretionary private client portfolio manager.

Luke Pearce, who joins from Brewin Dolphin, will be based in the St James Place office in Leeds.

Executive chairman Graham Coxell says: “We have ambitious plans for Rowan Dartington in the UK following our acquisition by St. James’s Place earlier this year and these new hires are part of a series of objectives we have set for the firm.