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Nucleus hires IFA communications manager

Nucleus has appointed Faith Liversedge as IFA communications manager.

Liversedge steps into the newly-created role from Bright Grey where she was marketing consultant, responsible for print, digital and sales campaigns. She previously held similar roles at Prudential and Standard Life wrap.

Liversedge will report to Nucleus communications director Rebecca Christensen-Rennie and will be responsible for managing and producing marketing content to advisers.

Christensen-Rennie says: “As an experienced communicator with a  wealth of knowledge and understanding of the adviser industry, Faith is a valuable addition to the team and will play an important role in our adviser-engagement programme.”


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