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Momentum picks corporate chief

IFA Momentum Financial Services has appointed Tony Shepherd to head up its national corporate development team.

As corporate development director he will manage a team of 12 corporate development consultants across the UK and be responsible for driving Momentum&#39s sales expansion plans.

Shepherd joins with 22 years&#39 sales and senior management experience working with a range of companies including Xerox, Yellow Pages and BP Oil.

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