Prudential has appointed Scottish Life Intern-ational technical manager Gerry Brown as tax and trust manager with responsibility for its onshore and offshore inheritance tax planning products.
He will be in charge of developing Prudential’s tax and trust propositions and will work with advisers to provide technical guidance and specialist support.
Prudential has lost three members of its executive team, with insurance business director Angus MacIver the latest to announce his departure. He is leaving to take up a senior post at supermarket chain Morrisons. Director of intermediated distribution Dave Harris left last month for personal reasons and intermediaries director Tudor Taylor is due to leave in October to pursue other opportunities. Andy Curran, previously responsible for banking partnerships at Pru, has taken over Harris’s role.
BDO Stoy Hayward Investment Management has appointed Robert Kingston as a senior pensions consultant, to be based in the Midlands. Kingston joins from pensions group Punter Southall, where he was a senior consultant and worked on the employee benefits side.
Aegon UK has appointed Feilim Mackle as director of individual business and Steve Clode as director of marketing and customer strategy. Mackle joins from Royal Bank of Scotland, where he was managing director of retail banking. Mackle replaces Peter Dornan, who becomes director of partnership and distribution development. Clode was marketing director at Nationwide Building Society.
B&CE Benefit Schemes has appointed former Unum Provident marketing director Eugene McCormack as its first head of sales and marketing. McCormack spent fiveand-a-half years as marketing director at Unum and will be a member of B&CE’s senior management team.