Brewin appoints former Morgan Stanley director to Board

Brewin Dolphin has announced that David Nicol, formerly a director at Morgan Stanley and ex-chairman of the investment bank’s pension scheme and audit committee, has been appointed to its board of directors effective 1 March 2012.

Mr Nicol, who will will also become a member of the firm’s audit committee, is currently on the board of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments and is a special adviser to KPMG.

He worked for Morgan Stanley for 26 years in operations and finance roles. He trained and qualified in 1980 as a chartered accountant with Ernst and Young and spent two years working for KPMG in Hong Kong before joining Morgan Stanley in London in 1984.

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