BetaShares has made a series of appointments across the country as it opens a new office in Queensland.
BetaShares has opened a new Brisbane office with the appointment of Craig Higson as national manager for adviser services.
Mr Higson joins BetaShares from SuperConcepts, where he held the role of self managed super fund (SMSF) solutions manager. Before that, Mr Higson was regional manager of Queensland for Russell Investments.
“The opening of the new office in Brisbane is a great milestone for the business and reflects our strong commitment to education and client service across the country,” said BetaShares chief executive Alex Vynokur.
In the firm’s Sydney office, Tamas Calderwood has been appointed to the position of national manager for adviser services. Prior to his appointment, Mr Calderwood was the vice president for client coverage at MSCI and has also held positions at CIBC World Markets and Bloomberg.
Blair Modica has also been appointed to the position of business development manager at the BetaShares Melbourne office.
Mr Modica previously held the position of senior associate at Macquarie Bank.