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Zurich moves Keogh from ZIFA to ZAN

Zurich Financial Services has appointed Chris Keogh as financial planning director of Zurich Advice Network. He was previously distribution director of Zurich IFA Group. The appointment comes ahead of an announcement on the company’s distribution strategy in Autumn to take advantage of the current changes in the market.

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