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Hitchens Investment hires three from HSBC

Hitchens Investment Management has recruited three senior managers from HSBC Private Clients.

David Elliott and James Knowles join Hitchens, the investment management specialist, as investment directors, while Matthew Sharpe joins as an investment manager.

The latest appointments come just a few months after Adam Side and Darrell Mercer were appointed from HSBC as investment directors.

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