Coutts appoints Alena Kosava as investment director

Former AJ Bell research head exited the platform in June

Alena Kosava
Alena Kosava


Coutts has appointed former AJ bell research head Alena Kosava (pictured) as investment director.

In the new role, Kosava will be responsible for multi-asset investing, according to a Linkedin post. She added she will be ‘helping clients in preserving and growing capital, and reaching their goals.’

She left AJ Bell in June after a year as head of research.

Kosava joined the investment platform in June 2022 from Avellemy Investment Management, where she was head of collectives, multi-asset multi-manager funds.

Since her departure from AJ Bell, investments director Ryan Hughes has taken up the head of research mantle in addition to his current role.

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