AZ NGA has announced the appointment of a former AMP exec to the role of general manager, financial planning, to drive growth opportunities for the company.
AZ NGA’s chief executive, Paul Barrett, yesterday welcomed Adrian Ashton to the role.
“As we grow I want to ensure that we continue to cultivate a community of sharing and that AZ NGA can develop business solutions that help our partner firms with growth, efficiency and profitability,” Mr Barrett said in a statement.
“Adrian will be responsible for creating opportunities for our firms to achieve this.”
Mr Ashton worked for AMP both as a capital manager and director of the firm's licensee advice, mergers and acquisitions group, from 2011, the statement said, noting he has also worked in senior roles in advice, strategy, operations and sales in financial services across Australia for many years.
“Joining AZ NGA is an exciting opportunity to work for a business that is providing new and different solutions to our industry, through a prism that hasn’t been applied before,” Mr Ashton said.
“I have always enjoyed working with financial planners and their business," he said. "I have seen how the power of good advice can really help clients in their lives, and this is an opportunity for me to continue to do what drives me professionally.”
SUBSCRIBE TO THE IFA DAILY BULLETIN
23 Jan 2018Advisers challenged by geopolitical climate: reportBy Staff Reporter
23 Jan 2018ASIC to shadow shop mortgage brokersBy Annie Kane
22 Jan 2018Consumers less confident buying insurance onlineBy Staff Reporter
22 Jan 2018Hub24 announces platform enhancementsBy Staff Reporter
22 Jan 2018FPA responds to FPEC criticismBy Aleks Vickovich
19 Jan 2018AFA to host international adviser group AGMBy Staff Reporter
- view all