Forster Chase has appointed Benny Higgins as Executive Chairman of Forster Chase Advisory. The position oversees the advisory arm of Forster Chase which provides strategic advice and facilitates mergers and acquisitions for clients across a variety of sectors.
Forster Chase Advisory is part of the group of Forster Chase companies, the others being Executive Search and Interim Management. Advisory is the crucial part of the group that enables Forster Chase to provide an integrated suite of services for clients around growth and talent solutions, something that is currently not offered in the marketplace.
Benny, formerly CEO of Tesco Bank and RBS Retail is joining at a crucial stage of the company’s development. Forster Chase Advisory has been going from strength to strength and hiring someone with Benny’s experience will ensure clients receive unrivalled expertise on their growth plans.
Senior Partner, Leo Meggitt, stated: “Benny Higgins is a hugely respected figure in financial services and has advised on and executed on M&A deals over many years. I can’t think of a better person to really push forward our exciting growth plans in the coming years.”
Benny Higgins, Executive Chairman, said: “I am delighted to join the Board of Forster Chase Advisory. The business has demonstrated a focus on serving the needs of clients and has a great opportunity to do more.”