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Fraser Smith appoints chairman

City of London IFA Fraser Smith has appointed Michael Hepher as chairman.


He joins the board along with a new non-executive directors Bernard Holcroft and Rupert Hambro.


The three new board members have previously acquired a major interest in the company.

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