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Who's Moving Where In Wealth Management? - Julius Baer, Titanbay, Others

Editorial Staff

26 October 2021

Julius Baer
Thorsten Hartmann has been appointed to take over as head of the , the legal finance provider based in Reading in the UK, has named Natalie Player and Deborah Ward, both qualified lawyers, as commercial director and partnership director respectively.

Player heads the business’ partnerships team, along with taking responsibility for developing existing and new products for the market. Ward is responsible for Ampla’s relationships with law firms and solicitors across the North of England and the Midlands.

Both Ward and Player join from Novitas Loans, where they were account directors for the last four years. Before Player’s time at the business, she trained and practised as a solicitor at Bircham Dyson Bell (now BDB Pitmans) and Ambrose Appelbe, both London-based firms.

Before her time at Novitas, Ward was a director at O’Neill Morgan and a solicitor at Keoghs, Nicholls, Lindsell & Harris, where she specialised in all aspects of personal injury and private client work, including dealing with complex probate issues.