Wealth Manager - the site for professional investment managers

Register to get unlimited access to Citywire’s fund manager database. Registration is free and only takes a minute.

BNY Mellon's Goodsir to head distribution at Skandia

BNY Mellon's Goodsir to head distribution at Skandia

BNY Mellon MD of UK wholesale Scott Goodsir is to head distribution at Skandia.

Goodsir joins his former colleague Paul Feeney (pictured), CEO of Old Mutual Wealth. He will be responsible for the sales and distribution of all Skandia products into the UK, including the platform, protection products, investment solutions and offshore bonds. 

Goodsir spent the past 15 years at BNY Mellon, where he had senior roles at BNY Mellon alongside Newton Investment Management and Mellon Global Investments. Skandia said it hoped Goodsir's investment background in the financial adviser market will help Skandia to grow as an investment focused business as it renames to Old Mutual Wealth later this year.

Goodsir will report to Steven Levin, managing director and head of global distribution for Old Mutual Wealth, and is set to join the firm in March.

Levin commented on the hire: 'Attracting someone of Scott’s calibre into the business is a great endorsement of our strategy and ambition. We are focused on growing quickly into one of the leading investment businesses in the market, and Scott’s experience will help us achieve that. He already knows our business and many of our people very well through his role at BNY Mellon and will be a great addition to our team.'

Leave a comment!

Please sign in or register to comment. It is free to register and only takes a minute or two.
Citywire TV
Brewin's Gutteridge: Yuan direction

Brewin's Gutteridge: Yuan direction

This week Brewin Dolphin's research head chats to Fidelity Asian Investment Directors Jenny Lee and Gary Monaghan about the big changes in China.

Play On the Road Challenge: horsing around on the polo pitch

On the Road Challenge: horsing around on the polo pitch

Libby Ashby takes to the polo pitch with Stuart Leigh-Davies from Redmayne-Bentley for an 'On the Road' challenge.

Brewin's Gutteridge: where Miton's Godber sees value

Brewin's Gutteridge: where Miton's Godber sees value

This week Brewin Dolphin's research head talks to George Godber, co-lead fund manager of the Miton UK Value Opportunities fund, about value investing.

Your Business: Cover Star Club

Profile: what tempted Brewin's Glasgow team over to Rathbones?

Profile: what tempted Brewin's Glasgow team over to Rathbones?

Rathbones’ Glasgow office has only been open for three months but the team, led by Angus Kerr, has already attracted new clients

Wealth Manager on Twitter