One of the IFP conference’s more heartwarming occurrences was the sight of a jolly and healthy Nick Cann.

Mr Cann, who had been on long-term sick leave from his role as IFP chief executive following his stroke in March 2013, enjoyed mixing and laughing with delegates. He later received a special recognition award for his outstanding services to financial planning and to the IFP at the swanky gala awards evening.

Mr Cann told Financial Adviser that he has been recovering well at home and has developed a new-found affinity for gardening. Financial Adviser is glad to see Mr Cann back on his feet and in good spirits.

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