Charles Stanley appoints Non-Exec Director

Bridget Guerin, Independent Non-Executive Director of wealth management company Charles Stanley, has given notice of her intention to resign as a director of the Company. The resignation will take effect on 30 September 2020.

Charles Stanley has appointed Anna Troup as an Independent Non-Executive Director, effective 1 October 2020. Troup was formerly a Head of UK Bespoke Solutions at Legal and General Investment Management. She currently sits on the boards of Aberdeen Diversified Income and Growth Trust PLC, MS Amlin Investment Management Limited, The Pension Protection Fund and T Bailey Fund Services Limited.

Sir David Howard, Chairman of the Company, says: “Bridget joined the Board in 2012 and has managed her roles as member of the Risk and Nomination Committees and Chair of the Remuneration Committee with skill and effectiveness. Her experience and wisdom have been invaluable in helping the Board and senior management to deliver results for shareholders and customers. She leaves the Board with our thanks and best wishes for the future.

“We are delighted Anna is joining the Board. She brings an impressive breadth and depth of financial services experience which will be of great value to Charles Stanley and our clients. Anna will work with the rest of the Board and management as we seek to continue the successful delivery of our strategy and move us closer to our vision of becoming the UK’s leading wealth manager.”