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IFAA appoints Borwick to head LTC working party

The IFA Association has announced that Margaret Borwick is to become chairwoman of its long-term care working party.


Borwick has been an IFA since 1994. She runs Durkadale Professional Financial Planning based in Haslemere in Surrey.


She will replace Martin Telling who is to devote more time to his other business interests.

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