Senior Leadership Announcement

18 May 2022

FNZ, the leading global wealth management platform, are pleased to confirm some important changes to our senior leadership team as we continue our mission of opening up wealth.

Firstly, we are delighted to confirm the appointment of Alastair Conway as Chief Executive Officer, FNZ UK & South Africa.  

Alastair is an experienced leader with an exceptional track record built over a career within financial services that exceeds 25 years. He joined FNZ in April 2021 to work on one of our key projects before becoming CEO of UK Pensions in August. Alastair was previously CEO of James Hay for eight years and prior to that he was Sales and Marketing Director at Cofunds for five years.

In his new role, Alastair will now be responsible for all aspects of the UK and South African business, including client relationships, sales, technology delivery, asset servicing and support.

Following a highly successful three-year period as FNZ’s UK & South Africa CEO, we are also pleased to confirm that Matthew Ferman has been appointed as Group Proposition Director.

Matthew brings exceptional propositional expertise and extensive knowledge of the FNZ platform, technology, market dynamics and customer requirements. 

In this new global role, he will be responsible for developing the vision and roadmap behind FNZ’s overall proposition.

Please note that these changes are subject to regulatory approval. 

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