Artemis sponsored the Great Kindrochit Quadrathlon on July 16 in Scotland.The event involves a one-mile swim across Loch Tay, a 15-mile run over Seven Munroes, eight-mile canoe and a 38-mile cycle around the Loch. All funds raised from this year’s event will go to the Mercy Corps to fund a pilot programme in Ethiopia to sustain food production in the region to to secure long-term investment. They hope to raise at least 20,000. The Artemis team was Lindsay Whitelaw, Graeme Mitchell, Jeremy Newell and Michael Barker. Andrew McMenigall of Aberdeen Asset Management joined them after his own race partner broke his leg in training.
Jonathan White has been appointed strategic relationship manager at The Exchange. He joins from Bankhall where he was director of provider management. He worked for Misys for 10 years in a number of senior roles, including head of strategic partnerships.
It must be summer because the weather has turned colder, my approaching holiday fills me with worry – well, that’s more about the list of things to do before I go – and regulators and bureaucrats across Europe are clearing their desks at the expense of dumping on ours.
The FSA today places a restriction on former Teare Rose partner Jonathan Elms for failing to carry out proper pensions review procedures.Elms has been prohibited from holding any approved person role involving significant influence within a regulated firm. He will no longer be able to hold any management position within an authorised firm including running […]
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