UK - Personal Pensions Management has boosted its senior management team with the appointment of Kevan Ward as marketing and development director.
Previously Ward was head of life and pensions at Barclays.
At PPM he will be responsible for the company’s business development plans.
Ward will report directly to PPM executive chairman John Moret, who said: “PPM is an ambitious company, and to achieve these ambitions I have created a very experienced and talented senior management team.
“Kevan brings a wealth of experience which will be invaluable.”
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