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Company Overview of Investment Funds Direct Limited

Company Overview

Investment Funds Direct Limited, doing business as Fundsdirect, owns and operates an independent funds supermarket that enables investors to purchase funds at discounted costs from individual fund managers. The company was founded in 1982 and is based in Bath, United Kingdom. Investment Funds Direct Limited operates as a subsidiary of The Royal London Mutual Insurance Society Limited.

Trimbridge House

Trim Street

Bath,  BA1 1HB

United Kingdom

Founded in 1982


44 3456 005 361

Key Executives for Investment Funds Direct Limited

Managing Director
Executive Chairman
Executive Finance Director
Executive Operations Director
Head of Institutional Business
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Investment Funds Direct Limited Key Developments

Ascentric Announces the Appointment of Simon Gully as Head of its Institutional Business

Ascentric announced the appointment of Simon Gully as head of its institutional business. This is a newly created role as the platform looks to expand its institutional expertise and capabilities. Simon, who has a strong 20-year track record of success, will be responsible for leading' Ascentric's institutional push, and further deepening the platform's relationships with key existing and future clients. He joins Ascentric from Scottish Widows, where he was responsible for driving the firm's sales efforts, and has also spent over 15 years at AXA Wealth and AXA Sunlife in a variety of senior sales and management roles. He will be based at Ascentric's headquarters in Bath.

Ascentric Appoints Andrea Carter as Director of Customer Service

Ascentric announced the appointment of Andrea Carter as Director of Customer Service, a newly created role within the organization. Andrea, who took up her role on 4 January 2016, joined the team from Lloyds Banking Group where she was Service Excellence Director. Reporting directly to Jon Taylor, Managing Director of Ascentric, Andrea will be responsible for leading the delivery of Ascentric's customer service offering for advisers through its front and back office teams.

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