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New appointments at Thomas Miller

Thomas Miller Investment (Isle of Man) Limited has announced two appointments to its Private Wealth Division.

Andrew Buchanan has been appointed as Head of Private Wealth and Rita Kazinika has been appointed as Assistant Portfolio Manager.

Andrew joins the team from Kleinwort Benson Channel Islands where he was Director - Investments, responsible for the Close Offshore Group discretionary investment management business.

He returns to the Isle of Man having previously moved here from Jersey with his family in 2001.

He has over 30 years experience in the Investment Industry which has included senior positions at Close Brothers, RBS Coutts and Royal Bank of Canada whilst working in Toronto, Hong Kong, London and Jersey.

Andrew has specialised in portfolio construction for internationally focused clients and he will play a vital role in developing TMI-IOM’s expanding client base.

Rita has been promoted from the Operations Division of TMI-IOM to provide support to the Portfolio Management Team and contribute to the Investment Research process and client service delivery.

She holds the International Certificate in Wealth Management from the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI), the Certificate in Offshore Finance and Administration from the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators and is continuing her studies through additional CISI qualifications.

Commenting on his appointment, Andrew said: ‘I am delighted to be joining Thomas Miller Investment and look forward to working with the existing team where there is a clear dedication to personalised service and the provision of tailored asset management solutions.

'The Thomas Miller Group has a remarkable heritage and TMI’s reputation as an Institutional Investment manager is superb, combined, this provides a solid platform from which we can further develop the Private Wealth Division of TMI’s business.’

Ian Jarrett, Chairman of Thomas Miller Investment (Isle of Man) Limited said: ‘Andrew and Rita are welcome additions to our team. Andrew’s knowledge and experience will further complement our already strong team of Investment Professionals and help us to capitalise on development opportunities both locally and internationally.

‘Rita’s appointment is an example of the company’s dedication to providing training and mentoring opportunities for aspiring and talented individuals.

‘She will undoubtedly provide valuable support to the team as it grows. I am delighted to welcome them both to the team’.

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