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Former Tenet chair Kayes appointed Sandringham chairman


National advice firm Sandringham Financial Planners has appointed former Tenet chair Barry Kayes as chairman.

Kayes is on the advisory board of SimplzBiz and is a member of the Chartered Insurance Institute’s faculty of life and pensions advisory board.

He was also on the Aifa executive council and a member of the Association of Mortgage Intermediaries.

Kayes says: “Following the collapse of several historic networks, and in light of the demographic time bomb the industry is facing, I am thrilled to be appointed as chairman of Sandringham to help provide this much-needed guidance and support.”

Sandringham managing director Steve Braidford says: “Barry’s extensive experience in the profession, together with his enthusiasm for advisers to succeed simply cannot be understated.”



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