Investec Wealth & Investment partner with Vikings

Investec Wealth & Investment partner with Vikings

27th July 2017

Widnes Vikings are proud to announce that Investec Wealth & Investment has become the club's official 2018 Boardroom Partner.

The Widnes Vikings Boardroom is the club's premier hospitality suite and brings together key commercial partners and guests of the club. By partnering with the Vikings, Investec Wealth & Investment's branding will be featured within the Boardroom and the company will have places there throughout the 2018 season.

Investec Wealth & Investment is one of the UK's leading investment management companies. The business manages over £32.5 billion of client assets and has 15 offices across the UK.

Carl Cross, Divisional Director at Investec Wealth & Investment in Liverpool, says: "We are very excited to partner with Widnes Vikings. We have enjoyed our experiences with the Vikings this season and recognise that the club plays a vital role in its local community. Investec Wealth & Investment is pleased to have this opportunity to support an organisation that makes such a big contribution to the lives of local people and the wider community and to be part of the 2018 season."

James Rule, CEO of Widnes Vikings, says: "We are delighted that Investec Wealth & Investment has signed up as Widnes Vikings' 2018 Boardroom Partner. The company first partnered with the club by supporting our Destination Magic campaign, which raised money for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation, and has since enjoyed being guests in our Boardroom. Having enjoyed these positive experiences, the group has chosen to commit to this exciting new partnership."

He adds: "It is a huge honour that such a globally recognised brand wants to support the continued evolution of Widnes Vikings. We look forward to working with Investec Wealth & Investment in the future.”

Information on Investec Wealth & Investment (“IW&I”)

 Part of the Investec group, IW&I offers wealth management and investment services to private individuals, charities, trusts, international clients and financial advisers.

The firm has circa 1,200 staff located at its 15 offices across the UK.  IW&I has c. £32.5bn of client funds under management as of March 31st 2017.

Services offered by IW&I in the UK include:

  • Discretionary and advisory investment management
  • Fully comprehensive financial planning capability
  • UK and international multi-currency investment portfolios
  • Tax, pension, ISA, estate and succession planning
  • Onshore and offshore capabilities

In the UK, IW&I is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

For more information on IW&I in the UK visit

The value of your investments can go down as well as up and you may not get back the full amount invested. Your capital may be at risk.

Investec Wealth & Investment partner with Vikings