Diane Earnshaw joins the independent investment funds research and consultancy company as senior investment research analyst. Earnshaw previously worked for Origen, the national IFA as head of research and investment.
Sarah Bewley joins as investment research analyst focusing on North America. Bewley previously worked in the investment division of a major North American insurer.
Simon Molica also joins as a research analyst involved in the quantitative research of retail funds. Molica has a background in investment analysis and discretionary fund management.
The support team has been strengthened with the appointment of Laura Tucker to client services and Charlotte Jones to research support.
OBSR research director Richard Romer-Lee says: “OBSR has gone from strength to strength, and we have been searching for the right people to help us continue to grow the business while maintaining the high quality service that our clients are used to, and expect from us. Our recent recruits fulfil that brief and increase our research team to 15 people.”