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Nucleus appoints two new IFA account managers

Nucleus Financial Group has appointed John Walls and Nichola Burns as IFA account managers.

Walls joins from Scottish Widows where he was business support manager, monitoring the effectiveness of controls across client services, most notably ensuring adherence to internal and external regulation requirements.

Burns is rejoining the industry following a career break.

She previously worked at Life Association of Scotland/ Britannia Life where she was a senior pensions administrator within the executive pensions department and prior to that in the executive pension department at Scottish Life.

In their new roles both will be assisting and supporting IFA firms in transferring client assets onto the platform, preparing marketing and communication plans, liaising with and supporting IFA back offices and undertaking platform training and development for users.

Nucleus business development director Philip Martin says: “I am delighted that John and Nichola have joined the team. They bring with them tremendous technical expertise combined with strong communication skills – both of which will prove invaluable to the business as it continues to grow and develop.”

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