London, UK (PRWEB UK) 11 February 2013
Multi-jurisdictional financial services organisation AES International has broadened its global presence, as financial adviser Daniel van Niekerk joins its international network. Based in Uganda, van Niekerk will service clients across Southern Africa, cultivating a culture of positive change within the region.
Commenting on the appointment, AES International COO John Viney said, ‘Africa is a region AES are eager to expand into; individuals and companies in Africa need a financial services organisation they can rely on to provide trusted, tailored, risk assessed advice. Having partnered with a multi-award-winning organisation with a focus on regulatory standards, Daniel will offer clients in Africa a level of advice which we believe is superior to anything else in the marketplace.’
Having served in the military before qualifying with the Chartered Insurance Institute, van Niekerk’s innovative approach complements AES International’s core values of integrity, knowledge, transparency, respect and professionalism, which herald from the military roots of its leadership team. A social media enthusiast, van Niekerk is known to be ‘the most wired adviser in the world’, with thousands of individuals subscribing to his financial updates.
Van Niekerk is passionate about promoting positive change within Uganda, having previously worked as an independent financial adviser in Thailand and Botswana. With experience providing advice to members of the Oil and Gas industry, covering issues such as education and retirement planning, van Niekerk will inspire those who have been disappointed by poor investment returns from the property market to diversify their investment portfolios, providing them with a sound financial plan for the future.
Away from the workplace van Niekerk is a keen electric guitar player and rock music fanatic. A family man, he also travels frequently between Uganda and Thailand, where his wife and two children are currently based. For more information on his appointment, or to find out more about AES International’s services in Uganda, contact AES at enquiries(at)aesinternational(dot)com.