Positive Solutions chief executive Jim Reeve has been co-opted to the Aifa council.
He replaces Alexander Forbes managing director Tim Morgan, who is moving to South Africa. Reeve joined Positive Solutions as chief executive in September 2007.
He worked for Barclays as managing director of its financial planning arm and before that he was with the Zurich group for 25 years, eventually become managing director of Zurich IFA group in 2001.
Aifa director general Chris Cummings says: “We are delighted that someone of Jim Reeve’s stature and experience has agreed to join the Aifa council. It is encouraging to know that we will have Jim’s wealth of experience and knowledge to draw on. He will be a valued member of the council.”
Reeve says: “I am delighted to have been appointed to the Aifa council. Our marketplace faces significant change but future opportunities for all IFAs are extremely good. I hope to support Chris and the council members in championing the important role of IFAs.”