Towry, a UK-based investment management services provider, has appointed Gemma Durkin as new wealth adviser in its Leeds office.

Durkin joins Towry from LRH Wealth Management where she was responsible for pensions, retirement and estate planning advice for high-net-worth (HNW) clients and established the firm’s strategy for developing professional connections.

Prior to LRH Wealth, Durkin has served as financial planner and mortgage adviser at Financial Solutions for three years.

Mark McCormack, wealth advice manager at Towry, said: "We are thrilled that Durkin has decided to join Towry. She has a credible history of building strong relationships with both clients and professional partners alike, and will be an invaluable asset to our team in the Leeds office."