Houston has been appointed by LGT Wealth Management, one of the leading wealth managers in the UK, to enhance the visibility of the LGT brand in the UK. Houston will help build the company’s profile with local audiences, including private clients, financial advisers, and the investment community.
LGT Wealth Management is part of LGT Group, the largest family-owned private banking and asset management group in the world. Owned by the Princely House of Liechtenstein, LGT combines 900 years of tradition and entrepreneurial experience with financial stability and a long-term vision.
Sustainable thinking has been a cornerstone of the LGT Group for generations and is deeply anchored in LGT Wealth Management’s corporate culture. Committed to achieving net zero by 2030, across both its investments and operations, LGT has set a pioneering target in the industry.
Houston will support LGT Wealth Management with its breadth of financial services expertise and experience in promoting sustainability across multiple sectors. Houston is similarly committed to making a positive difference in all of its work and sustainability is embedded in the company’s approach.
Alexander Clelland, Director at Houston, said: “LGT Wealth Management is a great addition to our growing financial services franchise. We are well aligned in our entrepreneurial style and fundamental commitment to sustainability and integrity. We look forward to helping communicate their vision for sustainable growth and a holistic, personal approach to the future of wealth management.”
Ben Snee, CEO at LGT Wealth Management, said: “Houston and LGT Wealth Management are both committed to doing the right thing and making an enduring difference for clients. Houston’s take on the future of wealth management and its thoughtful approach to communications will help us tell our story with clarity and intelligence to support our continued growth and success.”
LGT Wealth Management employs 473 people in London, Bristol, Edinburgh, and Jersey. LGT Group managed assets of USD 297.4 billion as of June 30, 2022 and employs over 4500 people in more than 20 locations around the world.