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Iveagh appoints a new CEO

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Iveagh Private Investment House, the London-based Guinness family office and asset management boutique that runs a number of so-called Newcits funds, has appointed a chief executive.

Richard Ford will become CEO as part of an initiative to consolidate the strategic management and day-to-day business under a new chief executive officer role.

Ford, a barrister by training, was most recently CEO of WH Ireland plc, a private client stock broker, and has previously held senior positions at Spencer House Capital Management, ORN Capital LLP, Fidelity Investments and GAM.

He has significant business management experience in retail and alternative fund