The Chartered Institute of Securities & Investment (CISI) has appointed Christine Hawdon, chartered FCSI, as president of CISI North East branch.
Hawdon has been with Brewin Dolphin, formerly Wise Speke, for 17 years. As an assistant director in the Newcastle office she manages investment accounts for a range of private clients, trusts, charities, companies and pension funds.
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