Richard Hurford has been hired as director for global information technology (IT) at Dryden Wealth Management Limited, Prudential Financial Inc.'s private client business in Europe and Asia.
Hurford will be responsible for the support and development of technology platforms for Dryden’s locations in Europe and Asia. The position, effective immediately, is based in London.
Prior to this position, Hurford was programme manager at The Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS) in London where he was responsible for the delivery of group wide solutions. Before RBS, Hurford was IT director for Jupiter Asset Management Limited and a programme manager at HSBC Asset Management Limited.