11 April 2011

JM Finn & Co appoints Alec Stewart as its Ambassador

JM Finn & Co, one of the UK's leading privately owned investment managers, has signed former England test cricketer Alec Stewart as its Ambassador...


 Alec Stewart, the former Surrey and England wicketkeeper will be involved across a range of JM Finn & Co marketing activities including stakeholder & staff relations; media & PR and within JM Finn's existing sponsorship portfolio. He will play a key role championing the firm's key values of a strong team culture, independence o f thought and building long term relationships.

Commenting on the signing Paul Farrant, Director at JM Finn & Co, said: "Throughout his career Alec was recognised as being the ultimate professional. As a captain and player he was somebody who understood the importance of a strong team ethos, led from the front and consistently delivered exceptional results. It's these same qualities that as a business we pride ourselves on and why we're so delighted to have Alec on board." 

Stewart who made his national debut in 1989 is England's most capped test cricketer featuring in 133 test matches and 170 One Day Internationals scoring over 13,000 runs for his country. He was made captain in 1998 and led the side to its first major series win for 12 years against South Africa. 

Commenting on his appointment Alec Stewart said: "Working with JM Finn is something I'm looking forward to. Throughout my career I've always believed in the importance of building strong relationships. The unique, personalized approach that JM Finn has towards managing its relationships with clients and their investments is an approach to business I can relate to."