National financial advice firm AWD Chase de Vere has appointed Declan Callan as senior manager of its Birmingham office.
Mr Callan will be responsible for managing the company’s 10 independent financial advisers in the city and ensuring a high standard of service is maintained to their private and corporate clients in Birmingham and the West Midlands.
He will also take responsibility for growing AWD Chase de Vere’s business in the region where they are looking to recruit additional advisers and support staff. He has worked in financial services for 23 years and prior to joining AWD Chase de Vere he worked as a private client manager at Origen Financial Services, having previously been a financial adviser for the same firm and having worked for Britannic Assurance.
Stephen Kavanagh, chief executive of AWD Chase de Vere, said: “We are looking to grow our independent financial advice business in the Midlands and to ensure we provide a market-leading service to our clients. The appointment of Declan Callan, an experienced and proven manager, is a big step forward for our expansion plans in the region and in helping to achieve our goal of becoming the leading firm of independent financial advisers in the UK.”
Mr Callan’s main interests are football and running, He was previously chairman of Rossendale United Football Club, which played in the Unibond league.