Killik & Co drafts in specialist help

London-based stockbroker Killik & Co has created an in-house PR role to develop its profile in the self-invested personal pension (SIPP), PEP and ISA markets.

Former Edelman staffer Daniel Aitkenhead has taken up the role of comms manager this week after spending most of the year freelancing at accountancy Grant Thornton and PR agency Hill & Knowlton.

Previously, Aitkenhead spent three years as senior account manager in the corporate team at Edelman.

Before that he held a junior role in technology PR at Weber Shandwick.

After graduating, he spent a year and a half working in corporate finance research at KPMG before moving into PR.

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