Signia Wealth names new MD
Signia Wealth, a London-based private wealth manager, has named Sonjay Phukan as managing director.
Phukan joins Signia Wealth from Barclays Wealth where he was Market Head for a number of businesses in the EMEA region, and will be based in the London office.
Phukan will report directly to Nathalie Dauriac-Stoebe (pictured), founder and chief executive of Signia Wealth.
Dauriac-Stoebe said: “Sonjoy’s appointment marks an important stage in our international expansion plans. We are excited to utilise his industry expertise to target overseas markets with the same tailored wealth management solutions that have contributed to our success so far in the UK.
“With a strong track record and experience in leading International banker teams, Sonjoy makes a significant addition to our team and reinforces our commitment and strategic focus into growth markets.”
She attributed Signia Wealth’s success to the strength of its employees, adding: “We have made a number of high profile appointments in recent months that all share the attributes of being vibrant, highly qualified and passionate about what they do. We expect 2012 to be another year of growth and innovation as we look to expand our unique wealth management offering into new markets.”