Gillian Hepburn

A specialist in platforms, investment and in particular discretionary managed solutions, Gillian has over 30 years' experience in financial services. Following an extensive career at Standard Life covering product development, platform development and intermediary distribution she set up her own consultancy in 2011. Gillian worked for clients such as Pershing, FNZ, Friends Life, Defaqto, Legal & General and in 2016 co-founded DISCUS which was acquired by the Embark group in 2017.

Whilst continuing to develop the DISCUS business under the Embark ownership, Gillian provided expert consultancy services for the Embark platform launch and is now Head of Strategic Partnerships.