Ballantyne Brokers Ltd has made two senior appointments, naming John Harris as COO and Will Moore as finance director.
The appointments which come into effect immediately will reportedly “further strengthen Ballantyne’s management as it drives forward its ambitious growth plan”.
Harris joins from Decus Insurance brokers where he was COO and a member of its executive committee.
Moore is a senior financial professional, having held a variety of senior roles in banking and venture capital in London and New York. Including time at Accenture, Morgan Stanley and, more recently, as global CFO of emerging markets group at Credit Suisse.
Ross Ballantyne, founder of Ballantyne said: “These appointments ensure that our senior management team has an excellent talent base from which to grow our business.
“They join Ballantyne at an exciting time as we continue to drive our ambitious strategy forward and build on our rapidly growing pipeline of new business opportunities.Both John and Will bring outstanding experience and impressive track records, and I look forward to welcoming similar senior broker talent to the team to join us in the near future.”