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PFS appoints Scott Goodsir as adviser to the board

The Personal Finance Society has appointed BNY Mellon Asset Management managing director and head of wholesale Scott Goodsir as an adviser to the board.

Goodsir joined BNY Mellon in 1999 as sales manager for Newton in the south east of England, predominately working with IFAs and discretionary managers. In 2004, he took over the role of offshore business development manager in the Channel Islands.

In 2008, Goodsir took over the role of head of UK wholesale sales and in 2010 he became managing director, head of UK wholesale sales.

Goodsir says: “It is a privilege to be selected by PFS board members as an adviser, especially at this important juncture for the PFS and the financial planning profession as a whole. I am looking forward to working with board members to help promote higher standards and professionalism within the financial planning sector and continue building upon the chartered brand.”

PFS chief executive Fay Goddard says: “Scott brings some invaluable experience to the PFS board built up during his high profile career in financial services. Over the years Scott has been a dedicated supporter of the PFS and champion of raising professional standards and it is a pleasure to welcome him to the PFS board.”

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