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Nick Sketch joins Close Brothers Asset Management

18 Dec 2023 | 3 minutes to read

Close Brothers Asset Management enhances investment research capabilities and Bespoke offering with appointment of experienced Investment Consultant

  • Close Brothers Asset Management (CBAM) announces the hire of industry veteran Nick Sketch as Investment Consultant
  • Nick’s hire deepens the company’s investment research capabilities and bespoke proposition, bringing valuable expertise for clients
  • Nick will be based at CBAM’s London City and Mayfair offices
  • Close Brothers Asset Management (CBAM) announces that Nick Sketch has joined as an Investment Consultant. Based at CBAM’s London Mayfair and London City offices, Nick will be providing consultancy support to the firm’s Bespoke Investment Management and research teams.

Nick has almost 40 years’ experience in the investment industry, having started his career in 1985. In 1991, he joined WI Carr, which has subsequently become Investec W&I, where he was responsible for managing investment portfolios. A founding member of the firm’s collective investment research process, he stayed with the firm for three decades, and by the time he stepped back from his responsibilities in 2021, he and the wider team were managing over £300 million.

Giles Marshall, Head of Bespoke at CBAM, said: “Nick brings a huge amount of knowledge and experience to our Bespoke proposition, and we are delighted to have him on board, and highlights our commitment to our strategy and continuity into 2024.

“With an impressive career history in research, we have no doubt his expertise will also enhance our research capabilities and greatly contribute to maintaining the exceptional insights our clients value.”

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