Wealth Manager - the site for professional investment managers

Register to get unlimited access to all of Citywire’s Fund Manager database. Registration is free and only takes a minute.

Octopus hires Lloyds man as COO

Octopus hires Lloyds man as COO

Octopus Investments has hired Alex Miller from Lloyds Bank as chief operating officer.

Miller joined Lloyds in 2011 and served as director of strategy and operational performance at the bank.

The role included developing a number of initiatives focused on improving customer experience at the bank, as well as managing all regulatory and business as usual changes that impacted operations.

Prior to Lloyds, Miller held senior positions at BT Group and Orange UK, where he was also responsible for delivering operational programmes.  

Commenting on the appointment, Simon Rogerson (pictured), CEO of Octopus, said: 'Alex provides a wealth of operational experience and has a proven track record of delivering customer focused programmes.

'It is brilliant to have him on board. Improving services for our customers, both financial advisers and our investors, is an integral part of Octopus’ DNA.'

Leave a comment!

Please sign in or register to comment. It is free to register and only takes a minute or two.
Citywire TV
Play Potential US rate rise, cheap oil & the Europe opportunity

Potential US rate rise, cheap oil & the Europe opportunity

This week we analyse the implications of a possible rise in US interest rates, the impact of cheap oil and the European equity opportunity.  

Play Carmignac's Crowl: what QE could mean for Europe

Carmignac's Crowl: what QE could mean for Europe

The ECB is widely expected to finally fire its QE gun this week. Carmignac's Sandra Crowl discusses the implications for the eurozone.

Play Grexit worries, currency wars and a grizzly outlook for 2015?

Grexit worries, currency wars and a grizzly outlook for 2015?

The first Investment Pulse of the year looks at the potential impact of Greece leaving the euro, volatility in currency markets and the UK’s economic prospects.

Your Business: Cover Star Club

Profile: DIY investing is biggest threat to industry, says Whitechurch

Profile: DIY investing is biggest threat to industry, says Whitechurch

The industry is at risk of pushing potential investors down the DIY route unless it does more to make its services accessible says the Whitechurch Securities boss

Wealth Manager on Twitter