Puma Investments Bolsters Business Development Team with Three New Hires


Puma Investments, the specialist provider of tax efficient investment solutions, is delighted to announce the recruitment of Andrew Derrington, Justin Elmes and Nadia Halila to the business development team. Andrew and Nadia both join from Octopus Investments and Justin joins from Ingenious Investments, all bringing significant experience in tax efficient investments to the Puma business.


In their new roles they will be responsible for continuing to build the profile of Puma Investments’ suite of offers, including Puma VCTs, Puma Heritage, Puma EIS and the Puma AIM IHT Portfolio Service These latest hires continue Puma’s ambitious growth strategy.


Andrew was previously Business Development Manager for the West of Scotland region and will be permanently based in Scotland at Puma Investments.  Prior to working at Octopus Investments, Andrew worked for Ingenious Investments and Future Capital Partners, distributing products into the UK Intermediary market. Andrew is a qualified chartered accountant.


Justin was responsible for all sales and marketing activity in the South West for Ingenious Investments’ EIS and Business Relief products. He also spent a number of years at Octopus Investments and prior to that the ECU Group Plc, where he was responsible for establishing and developing relationships with financial advisers and their clients.


Nadia focused on the South East region in her previous role with a particular specialism in Inheritance Tax products. Nadia is a qualified financial planner.


Commenting on the appointment Chief Executive, David Kaye, said: “I am delighted to welcome Andrew, Justin and Nadia to the team. Their knowledge and experience will be invaluable at a particularly exciting time as we continue our very strong growth across our range of tax efficient investments.”


Further information on Puma Investments, its products and services can be found here on the Puma website or LinkedIn.




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