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Winterthur bolsters adviser support in the South-East

Winterthur Life has appointed Samantha Bannister as sales consultant to bolster its adviser support services in the South-East.
Bannister joins from a sales consultancy position at Scottish Equitable where she was responsible for developing relationships with key accounts in Surrey.
Winterthur director of distribution David Thompson says: “Winterthur has seen a significant increase in business following A-Day, with a 46% rise in single premium business year-to-date, while assets under management grew to £10bn.
“Publicity surrounding the new pensions regime has heightened awareness of the need for quality advice and products, especially for high-net worth individuals for whom expert advice is essential. Sam’s diverse experience will help maintain Winterthur’s quality support services, ensuring our IFAs take advantage of the market opportunities available.”

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