(PRWEB) December 17, 2011
Andy Cowan, Head of Wealth Advice at Towry, has been listed among Private Client Practitioner’s 50 Most Influential for 2011.
Organised by information portals eprivateclient and thewealthnet, the list is dedicated to identifying, recognising, promoting and introducing the leading practitioners in private client advisory businesses.
Andy joined Aitchison & Colegrave (now Towry) in 1995, then Scotland’s largest privately-owned independent financial adviser. He’s passionate about financial planning and the delivery of unbiased, professional and well informed advice that assists clients in meeting their life goals and objectives.
As part of the Executive Committee at wealth management specialist Towry, he has driven through changes that have seen the Company grow to become one the UK’s largest and highly qualified fee-only wealth advice business now employing over 750 people operating from 21 locations across the UK and managing £4.5 billion of assets (as at 30 June 2011).
Andrew Fisher, Chief Executive, Towry, commented: “Andy’s recognition by Private Client Practitioner is a great achievement both personally for him and for Towry. It is testament to the quality of people employed at Towry and their focus on achieving excellence.”
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Notes to editors:
Information on Towry:
Towry is a growing wealth advice business, employing 765 people in 21 offices across the United Kingdom and managing £4.5 billion of discretionary client assets (as at 30 June 2011).
Towry offers fee-based independent wealth advice and independent investment management services to private individuals with investable assets in excess of £100,000.
The Company’s vision is to be the UK’s leading provider of wealth advice. Towry aims to achieve this by having professionally qualified employees delivering high quality financial advice and investment management services to clients supported by a robust operational infrastructure.
John Scott & Partners was formed in 1968 and in 2006 the company acquired Towry Law. The merged business was re-launched in 2007 as “Towry Law”. Towry Law acquired Edward Jones Limited in November 2009 and, following integration of this company, the merged business was rebranded as “Towry” in May 2010.
Towry is a private company: the principal shareholders are management and employees and Palamon Capital Partners, one of Europe’s leading private equity firms.
Towry has been listed among Private Client Practitioner’s Top 25 Most Admired Companies for 2011 and is appointed by Camelot to provide holistic financial planning advice to National Lottery winners.