GWM Group has today announced at their AGM the appointment of Mike Coady as their Chief Commercial Officer with immediate effect.
Mike Coady will be tasked with driving the global expansion of the GWM Group, as the company builds upon its position as one of the leading expatriate financial advisory organisations. Mike has been appointed to further strengthen the company’s fast track growth plans and deliver revenue growth on a global basis.
Mr. Coady will focus on increasing market share through both the expansion and ability of existing offices and through the opening up of additional regions, new brands and the development of further technology supported distribution channels. In addition, Mike Coady, through the appointment will develop further business opportunities within the GWM Group.
Commenting on his appointment Mike Coady said: “I genuinely am very excited about this partnership. Guardian Wealth Management has already benefited from a successful expansion programme and I am looking forward to working closely with what is clearly a strong and committed management team, to realise the full global potential of the Guardian brand and its industry leading service culture. I feel extremely optimistic to now be part of this firm and the positive belief system it clearly has.”
Gavin Pluck, GWM’s Group MD said: “Mike brings an obvious wealth of experience to this role and has demonstrated very strong leadership over many years, he is highly creative and has exceptional organisational skills. These strengths will be invaluable as we enter another exciting phase in our history. Mike has well known capabilities in the development of advisory businesses.”
We are thrilled that Mike has joined the executive leadership team. This is a key hire for the group and is a reflection of our ambition and a great indication of our commitment to our innovative development. Mike’s infectious high energy levels was a real attraction to us, as a high growth business operating in a highly dynamic and competitive market. His knowledge of the industry is second to none.”
David Howell GWM’s CEO commented: “We are a passionate team with an absolute focus on understanding and meeting the needs of our customers. With Mike’s connections and proven track record he understands the commercial challenges and opportunities for the GWM Group.
John Hasberry, joint CEO said ‘He is the perfect fit for GWM Groups entrepreneurial, customer-oriented culture. His role as Chief Commercial Officer will be a key element in propelling us further forward as a leading provider of both international and domestic wealth solutions. This is a very exciting time for the GWM Group.”