Following other recent announcements of senior appointments, Cofunds has further strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of Stephen Wynne-Jones as Head of Marketing Operations.

Stephen joins from general insurance software supplier SSP, where he was Head of International Proposition. Prior to this he was director of product marketing at Assureweb, responsible for helping to reposition and turn around the IFA portal into an award winning force in the life and pensions industry. He has also held senior marketing roles at The Exchange.

Alastair Conway, Marketing and Proposition Director at Cofunds said: “Stephen is a greatly valued addition to the team and brings with him a wealth of experience in supporting advisers via the development of customer-focussed web solutions. His experience, passion and knowledge will help us to continue honing our adviser focus.”

Wynne-Jones commented: “I’m delighted to be joining the independent platform for financial planning at such an interesting time. The market is changing and this business has significant ambition, so I’m looking forward to playing my part in enhancing the experience of our advisers and their clients.”