Walker Crips appoints Charles Stanley duo


Walker Crips has appointed Holly Ward and Edward Lester as investment managers in its London office.

Both Ward and Lester join the investment and wealth management group from Charles Stanley where they also worked as investment managers.

Ward had been with Charles Stanley since 2004, where she started as a graduate trainee while Lester subsequently joined in 2007. Previously he worked at the Parliamentary Health Service Ombudsman.

Walker Crips, chief executive, Rodney FitzGerald says: “We continue to seek high-calibre advisers as we grow our client base.

“Holly and Edward are both very talented individuals whose proven knowledge and experience will complement the existing team in providing a first-class service to our clients.”