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Ex-Personal Touch chief Wilson backs lead generator

Former Personal Touch Financial Services chairman Martin Wilson is backing a new protection lead-generation company with his wife Amanda.

The Consumer and Data Cleansing Centre will specialise in protection leads. It also offers client management and servicing. The firm is owned by an IFA.

Amanda Wilson says: “The Consumer and Data Cleansing Centre is the brainchild of an IFA who had a telesales oper ation to provide leads for his IFAs. We have helped him take this further.”

Martin Wilson stepped down as chairman of PTFS this month but the couple retained their shareholding and are to become corporate ambassadors for the network.

Martin Wilson was suspended from PTFS in November pending an internal investigation but he says this was resolved without any disciplin-ary issue and had no bearing on his decision to step down.


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