Coram AM adds Yearsley and Geikie-Cobb to adviser board

Added 19th June 2017

Ben Yearsley and Peter Geikie-Cobb have been appointed the first members of Coram Asset Management’s new advisory board.

Coram AM adds Yearsley and Geikie-Cobb to adviser board

Coram, a subsidiary of MitonOptimal, announced the new board on Monday and said its members would advise on a number of “industry related matters” affecting its three multi-asset funds.

It follows news last week of Coram’s acquisition of Minerva Fund Managers and the introduction of its first model portfolio service.

Yearsley, currently a director of IFA firm Shore Financial Planning, announced his resignation from the investment service the Wealth Club in April, explaining he intended to focus more on his non-executive roles elsewhere with opportunities “in the pipeline”.

He said: “I have long admired James and what Coram represents and am pleased to come on board at this exciting time for the business.”

Geikie-Cobb, whose career in asset management stretches back to 1985, said he was looking forward to joining the firm and its team.

He was previously managing director at Matterley, the fund management division of Charles Stanley, from 2015 to 2016, and was a fund manager at Thames River Capital LLP from 2003 to 2014.

Coram director James Sullivan said: “We are grateful to Ben and Peter for accepting our invitation to join the Coram Advisory Board and crystallise our long term relationships. 

“With their complementary skill sets and collective experience in our market, we believe they will offer tremendous value.” 

Kames Income Hub

home_research_centre

Vincent McEntegart, manager of the Kames Diversified Monthly Income Fund, explains how he aims to deliver a stable and sustainable income of 5% p.a.*, paid monthly, by investing in a range of asset classes

Square Mile Research

Premier Multi Asset Global Growth - Alex Farlow
Premier Multi Asset Global...

Talking Factsheets is a video service for users...

Visitor's Comments Add your comment

Add Your Comment

We won't publish your address

About Author

Louise Hill

Senior Reporter

Louise joined Portfolio Adviser in December 2016 as one of the editorial team’s news reporters based in London. Originally from Liverpool, she is an NCTJ-qualified journalist and began her career in 2014 working on local newspapers.

Profiles

Viewpoint

Investment Strategy

Feature

Tweets

Events

PA Edinburgh 2017
PA Edinburgh 2017

Thursday 7 September
Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh

PA Alternatives 2017
PA Alternatives 2017

Tuesday 12 September
Sofitel St James, London  

PA Dublin October 2017
PA Dublin October 2017

Tuesday 10 October
Westbury Hotel, Dublin

PA US 2017
PA US 2017

Tuesday 17 October
Furniture Makers' Hall

OTHER STORIES FROM LAST WORD...