Julius Baer International Limited, the UK-based subsidiary of Julius Baer Group Ltd., has made five new hires in Scotland. Their new office, which will open in Edinburgh in Q2 of this year, will be headed by Gordon Scott, who was recently announced as team head, responsible for Scotland, Northern Ireland and the North West of England. Ross Clephane, Alan Colquhoun, James Osborne, Stuart Paterson and Paul Turnbull are all joining from Barclays Wealth & Investment Management.
David Durlacher (pictured), CEO, Julius Baer International, said: “The Scottish market has seen a marked increase in the number of business owners, entrepreneurs and individuals seeking wealth and investment management solutions. Establishing a presence in Scotland provides our clients with unrivalled local knowledge combined with a global perspective and a unique pure-play offering. This move represents the next step in our long-term commitment to serving and growing our presence in the UK and Irish markets.”