Redington appoints Andrew Drake and Nick Horsfall as Managing Directors

14 January 2021 Consultancy.uk
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Redington has appointed Andrew Drake and Nick Horsfall as Managing Directors in its investment consulting team, as part of business expansion. The duo brings more than 50 years of experience to the firm between them.

Founded in 2006 by Robert Gardner and Dawid Konotey-Ahulu, Redington is an independent investment consultancy, working with pension funds and other long-term savings institutions to solve their biggest problems. As pension pots and savings schemes face an uncertain 2021, with volatile markets making long-term investment decisions especially tough, the firm has moved to beef up its investment consulting team with two senior hires: Andrew Drake and Nick Horsfall.

Head of Investment Consulting Patrick O’Sullivan said, “We continue to grow our business, we are always looking for the right people to strengthen our team and build upon the expertise, talent and quality of service our clients have come to expect from us. Nick and Andrew’s extensive experience will be invaluable in helping trustees and sponsors navigate the increasingly complex investment decisions they must make, giving them full confidence that they are securing the best possible outcome for their members."

Redington appoints Andrew Drake and Nick Horsfall as Managing Directors

Andrew Drake brings more than 25 years of experience to Redington. Most recently, he was a Partner at PwC, working with institutional investors and responsible for the UK pensions investment consultancy business. Earlier in his career, he was also head of UK solutions at Morgan Stanley, and co-founded River & Mercantile Solutions, among other roles.

Nick Horsfall meanwhile joins from Asset Management Exchange, where we was a member of the firm’s advisory board. Prior to this he was Managing Director in Willis Towers Watson’s investment practice, where he worked for more than 30 years.

They will join be joining a strong team of investment consultants who are motivated to help Redington’s growing client-base navigate the increasingly complex investment decisions they need to make to secure the best possible outcomes for their members. According to a release from the firm, the pair will help achieve Redington's target of helping to make 100 million people in the UK financially secure.

Commenting on the hires via LinkedIn, Redington CEO Mitesh Sheth said, “I’m so pumped to be able to announce that Nick Horsfall and Andrew Drake have joined our investment consulting team as Managing Directors this week. Both are seasoned industry professionals with deep knowledge and experience, that we have admired for a long time. Both have been highly regarded for their client focus and commitment to delivering high quality advice throughout their careers… We are always on the look-out for talented investment consultants that are passionate about delivering great client outcomes - to strengthen our team, build on our expertise and add to the quality of service that our clients have come to expect from Redington.”