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Beachcroft Wansbroughs appoints head of financial services

Commercial law firm Beachcroft Wansbroughs has appointed former Scottish Amicable legal director Nigel Frudd to head up its financial services division.

Frudd, who has also worked for St James&#39 Place International and chartered accountants Robson Rhodes, will be charged with further developing Beachcroft Wansbroughs&#39 financial services arm.

Frudd says: “There is a clear opportunity for legal advisers to the financial services industry. It has seen unprecedented change in recent years both on the regulatory and commercial front and this is likely to continue well into the future, driving consolidation of the sector on a European-wide basis.”

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