British wealth manager Charles Stanley has appointed Tina Cook as its head of equity research.

Cook will be responsible to develop the firm’s research offering, working closely with the investment strategy committee and other research team members. 

Cook has been working at Charles Stanley since 2008. She joined the firm in the role of an equities analyst to cover utilities.

Previously, she served as a small cap analyst at Hardman & Co. 

Charles Stanley CIO Jon Cunliffe said: “Our in-depth and bespoke research helps clients to make informed investment decisions and in today’s post-Brexit climate this is more important than ever. Tina’s extensive experience and insight means she is well placed to enhance Charles Stanley’s research effort.”