The Edinburgh Investment Trust is to appoint Richard Barfield as a director of the company.
Richard is currently a director of Equitas and of Rio Tinto Pension Investments as well as Baillie Gifford Japan Trust. His past appointments include a directorship of the London Stock Exchange.
Lord Eglinton, chairman of The Edinburgh Investment Trust, commented: We are delighted to have identified such an experienced individual as a member of the Board and we look forward to his joining us. His 30 years of expertise in the investment industry, and wide range of outside interests will make a valued contribution to the company.
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