Duncan Lawrie Private Bank has made a raft of new hires and promotions at its London office, in response to an increase in new business in London and the South East.
John Hilson, formerly Duncan Lawrie’s UK business development manager has been promoted to regional director, London, and will oversee the London private banking team.
James Brooks has joined the London office as senior private banker from Adam & Co, where he spent 10 years as an associate director, with Samantha Cuthbert joining as private banker from Barclays Wealth.
In addition, Jerric Alcoran and Penny Dashfield join the team as private banking assistants.
Stephen Buckland, senior private banker at Duncan Lawrie since 2005, has moved from the Kent office to London.
Chief executive Byron Coombs says: “I am delighted to announce these new appointments and promotions. Our London office is enjoying high levels of new business and we want to ensure that we maintain our focus on serving client needs and on our strategy of sustainable business growth.”