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Baillie Gifford appoints South East sales head

Baillie Gifford has appointed Nigel Cathcart as regional sales manager responsible for intermediary relationships for London and the south east.

He joins Baillie Gifford from Dresdner RCM where he was regional sales manager for the south east responsible for dealing with larger IFAs, discretionary managers, stock brokers and institutions.

He has 14 years experience in retail investment with companies such as Prudential and Standard Life Investments.

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