WH Ireland said it had appointed Stephen Ford as the head of its wealth management division.
Ford has since 2016 been an executive director at City Asset Management and he had previously hed senior roles at Brewin Dolphin.
He would join WH Ireland during February, with his exact start date to be determined in due course, the company said.
At 8:28am: (LON:WHI) W.H. Ireland Group PLC share price was 0p at 59.5p