Thesis boosts regional team with ex-Canaccord Genuity manager

Business-Handshake-General-Hire-Appointment-700x450.jpgDiscretionary fund manager Thesis Asset Management has hired former Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management investment manager Robert Clough to its team in Chichester.

In his new role, Clough will be joined by investment assistant Harry Henshaw, another hire at the firm, bringing total headcount to 114.

Before joining Thesis, Clough was managing private client portfolios at Canaccord Genuity.

Prior to Canaccord Genuity, he worked for HSBC Investment Management and Asset Value Investors, which runs the British Empire Investment Trust.

hesis office director and investment manager James Nield says: “We are delighted to welcome someone of Robert’s expertise and experience to Thesis in Chichester.

“These new roles highlight our intent on growing this office and the wider business. We are always looking for ways to enhance the relationship we have with fellow professionals and clients, as well as nurture new ones, and I am sure Robert and Harry will prove to be great assets in helping with this.”

Clough adds: “I’m looking forward to working with the highly respected research and investment teams, as well as building new relationships to keep growing the business in the months and years ahead.”

As of December 2016, Thesis manages or advises on £12.6bn of funds on behalf of private clients, charities, pension funds and trusts.