Stephen Jones, who has been head of the Birmingham office since 2006, will still be based in Birmingham. He will now also oversee the Brewin Dolphin offices in Shrewsbury, Leicester, Norwich, Hereford and Ipswich. Stephen Glazzard was one of the founding directors of the Birmingham office. His career in stockbroking spans over 30 years. In addition to his local duties Stephen sits on the Brewin Dolphin Group Asset Allocation and Structured Product committees.
Commenting on his appointment, Stephen Glazzard said: "I am delighted to take on this position and I am confident that the team here can continue to build upon the excellent work achieved over the last few years under the outstanding leadership of Stephen Jones. I’m very much looking forward to taking up the challenge of my new role."
Stephen Jones said, "Stephen and I have worked closely together over the last 20 years. His vision will help drive forward the development of the Birmingham office and I have no doubt that he will excel in his new role, while I look forward to the challenge of overseeing all six offices in the region."
The Brewin Dolphin Birmingham office was officially established in 1995. The office has grown over the years to over 50 people and offers portfolio management and financial planning services to wide range of clients including private individuals, charities and pension funds. One of the fastest growing areas for the firm in recent years has been the provision of investment management services to the clients of specialist financial and tax advisers.