AJ Bell, one of the UK’s leading investment platforms, has appointed Laith Khalaf as financial analyst within its communications team. He will be responsible for producing analysis and content focused on investments and personal finance topics for AJ Bell’s customers and the financial media.
Laith Khalaf started his career in financial services at Hargreaves Lansdown in 2001, after studying Philosophy at Cambridge University. He’s worked in a variety of roles across pensions and investments, covering both DIY and advised business. In 2007 he began to focus on research and analysis, and has since become a leading industry commentator, and a regular contributor to the financial pages of the national press. He’s a frequent guest on TV and radio, and for several years provided daily business bulletins on LBC.
He joins AJ Bell on an initial 10 month maternity cover contract.
Charlie Musson, head of communications at AJ Bell, comments:
“Laith’s experience and investment knowledge make him an excellent addition to the team. He has a proven track record of producing analysis and commentary that can help people understand investing which I’m sure is going to be a great help to our customers and the financial press.”
Laith Khalaf, financial analyst at AJ Bell, says:
“After a brief career break, the batteries are recharged and I’m raring to go. I’m really pleased to be joining such a brilliant team at AJ Bell. One of the biggest barriers to people saving for their future is perceived complexity, and AJ Bell is at the forefront of providing investors with simple, timely information, while offering them a low cost platform that’s easy to use, so they can execute their financial plans without breaking step.”
Laith can be contacted on email@example.com