View more on these topics

Thinc Destini reveals new board

Thinc Destini has introduced its prospective board subject to FSA approval of the merger of the two firms, which it exp-ects to take place in March.

At a conference in London this week, Simon Chamberlain was named group chief executive in charge of the day-today running of the business.

Tim Trotter will be non-executive chairman and David Collett, chief executive of Destini, will be deputy chairman, concentrating on future acquisitions, creating professional alliances and strategy.

Former Bradford & Bingley group financial services director Roderic Rennison will be the chief operating officer. Managing director of multi-tie will be Nick Boyle and managing director of IFA division will be John Everill.

Neil Hawkin and Gregg Taylor, the original creators of Thinc five years ago, will be chief commercial officer and chief marketing officer respectively. The chief financial officer will be Richard Linley and Fiona Price will be director of communications.

Thinc Destini outlined its plans for the future, including a commercial finance proposition, international property, a key workers scheme and postretirement planning. Thinc Mortgage Solutions and Thinc Financial Solutions are being merged into Thinc Financial Consultancy.


Savings gap is the result of economic success

Tony Byrne’s recent Independent View column is his usual mixture – highly entertaining with spin and misconceptions (Money Marketing, January 6). Whether or not you feel that insurance company funds should enjoy negative taxation, as has happened in recent years (speaking as a taxpayer, I do not), this Government has not “taken tax-raising to a […]

Fay Goddard

Aifa’s acting director general is renowned in the industry for her ability to understand and explain highly complex technical issues and she is aiming to use that in a bid to reduce the EU burden on IFAs and ease the cost shock of levies.

Looking back at 2015

By Fiona Tait, Pensions Specialist 2015 was quite a year for pensions. Change, more change, and proposed changes to the changes. The Spring Budget – pre-election plans With everything that has happened since, it is hard to remember what happened in March. Following on from the bombshell of the 2014 Budget, the Chancellor confined himself […]


News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up


    Leave a comment


    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm