New MD Hired by Sesame Bankhall to Advance Digital Services

Consultant network to promote the expansion of digital services, Sesame Bankhall Group has appointed Richard Howells as managing director of Sesame Network.

Mr. Howells has a long history in the financial and intermediary sectors, including Berkeley Independent Advisers and Zurich Financial Services.

He will answer to group managing director Martin Schultheiss in his new position. Beginning in April, he will begin serving in his new capacity and joining the executive group.

Mr. Howells has held a variety of executive positions during his 20 years in the company. He most recently served as Experian’s director of insurance, wealth, life, and pensions.

He worked as the director of UK intermediary sales at Zurich Financial Services for seven years prior to this. The chief executive of Berkeley Independent Advisers and managing director of strategy & development at Bankhall are two other top positions.

Richard’s expertise in the business is perfect for us, Mr. Schultheiss said, mixing his accomplishments in executive roles as a financial advisor with current work on innovative digital engagement tactics.

According to Mr. Howells, SBG is making significant investments in the future of professional guidance, and its members are in for some exciting times. I’m eager to get to work with the team to further solidify our member ties, create a fresh slate of enticing ideas, and make sure Sesame promotes the beneficial services offered to clients by its mortgage and protection providers.

About Sesame Bankhall Group

Sesame Bankhall Group (SBG), which employs over 10,000 advisers, is dedicated to offering market-leading support to the UK adviser community by bringing together intermediaries from many fields of financial advice.

We collaborate with wealth, mortgage, and insurance advisers through our network, regulatory support service, and mortgage club to ensure that their businesses are prepared for long-term success by putting consumers at the centre of all we do.