5 June 2017

Nick Jacob is awarded "Leading Individual Advisor" at the Wealthbriefing Asia 2017 awards

On Thursday 1 June, Nick Jacob was presented with the award for "Leading Individual Advisor" at the Wealthbriefing Asia awards held in Singapore.  WealthBriefing Asia honoured outstanding practitioners firms in the region's private wealth sector, click here to see the other winners.

Nick's award was introduced with this testimonial:

"Over the last 30 years or more the recipient of this award has made Asia his backyard, if not his home.   What is more, Nick Jacob is one us!  He is widely known, greatly liked and hugely respected in this part of the world.  His depth and breadth of expertise in all matters relating to private client issues is unquestionable.  Furthermore, Nick was instrumental in establishing STEP in Singapore and Hong Kong, and is the undisputed father of the STEP Asia Conference having initiated, guided and attended all 12 or more of its events.  Last month he moved with his whole private wealth team to Forsters, with the aim of growing its presence in this region.  The judges are delighted to offer Nick Jacob, partner at Forsters, the award for individual leading advisor."

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