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Hinton & Wild appoints new manager

IFA Hinton & Wild has appointed David McGrath as its new manager.

The Surrey based advisers specialising in equity release for the elderly, aim to become market leaders in this sector,

McGrath, a chartered insurance practitioner, has spent many years in the financial services industry, most recently as a Zurich Financial Services business manager.

He says “I intend to take Hinton & Wild to new heights during 2001 and consolidate our position as the market leader in our field.”

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