Patrick Handley from 2020 will become Executive Chairman, Thomas Bignill from Mason Stevens will be Chief Executive Officer and Vincent Hua from 2020 will be Chief Investment Officer.
Thomas Bignill, Chief Executive Officer of Mason Stevens Group, said the combined entity meets the needs of DIY investors through to sophisticated investors and family offices.
"Clients can choose the level of investment advice that is right for them, whether it be self directed through 2020 DIRECTINVEST or in an advised capacity with Mason Stevens.Accompanying
this is access to a wide range of products from simple equity solutions through to sophisticated strategies," said Mr Bignill
"The merger also creates many opportunities for our financial adviser clients who will benefit, in particular, from our enhanced multi--asset, multi--currency offering.Advisers are attracted to the completeness of our offering including the ability to offer direct equities and direct fixed income, and being able to deliver these through a managed account structure," Mr Bignill