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Former L&G annuities boss Tim Gosden returns to MGM

MGM Advantage has recruited former Legal & General annuities boss Tim Gosden to develop and market the provider’s post April retirement proposition. 

Last month, Money Marketing revealed Gosden had left L&G as part of a restructuring exercise. L&G pensions strategy director Adrian Boulding has also left the company.

MGM product and marketing director Peter Carter says: “Without doubt the coming year will be one of the most exciting times to be working for a company focussed on helping advisers and their clients in the retirement market.

“To attract someone of Tim’s experience at such a crucial time is a real coup for us.”

Having started his career at MGM in 1988, Gosden rose to become planning and propositions manager before departing for a role as head of product development for L&G’s retirement savings business in December 2004.

He took on his role as director of strategy for individual retirement solutions in July 2012.

Gosden says: “Having started my career in financial services at MGM, it feels right to be returning at a time when the market is witnessing significant change.

“The company has a clear strategy and compelling plans for product development and I look forward to working with colleagues to support advisers and their clients.”

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