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Standard Life Wealth hires head of operations from Barclays

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Standard Life Wealth has appointed Andy Brodie as its head of operations.

Brodie, who will report to Standard Life Wealth boss Richard Charnock, will manage the discretionary fund manager’s operations function and third-party suppliers.

He will replace Karen Storie, who becomes head of business management for the company.

Before joining Standard Life, Brodie was director, head of UK and Western Europe and global head of credit operations at Barclays Wealth and Investment Management.

Charnock says: “We are delighted that Andy has joined Standard Life Wealth as head of operations. His direct wealth management capabilities combined with cross industry expertise will be an asset to the business and important in our strategic development.

“We have ambitious plans to grow the business and Andy will be instrumental in delivering an operations and platform strategy to support our future growth.  In addition, Andy’s appointment will ensure we continue to have a robust operational platform that enables us to deliver a high level of client service.”

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