Milestone Expands Breadth of Advisory Services with the Appointment of Douglas Mcgann

25 September 2008

Milestone, a leading independent management consulting firm that focuses on advising the global financial services industry, today announced the appointment of Douglas McGann as a Partner. Mr. McGann brings over 16 years of financial services industry and consulting experience to Milestone, including six years in senior management roles in the private and institutional wealth management space.

Mr. McGann joins Milestone from Citigroup N.A., where he held the position of Regional Director, Head of Citigold Wealth Management, Asia Pacific. In this role, Mr. McGann led the design and implementation of an enhanced high net worth value proposition including, enhanced product set, tailored client engagement model, and new wealth management service offerings. Before joining Citigroup in 2005, Mr. McGann held the position of Vice President, Head of Personal Financial Services Strategy and Business Execution, at JP Morgan Chase. Among his chief accomplishments at JP Morgan Chase, Mr. McGann successfully led the development of strategy and business execution for a new distribution and operating model serving more than a quarter million affluent and high net worth clients. Prior to JP Morgan Chase, Mr. McGann held positions at Deloitte Consulting and CAPCO, both leading consulting organizations, where he advised global sell side and buy side firms.

"A key aspect of our growth strategy since founding the firm has been to selectively recruit world class senior talent to broaden the scope of our offerings and industry expertise. Since we launched the firm in early 2007, we have sustained strong growth despite challenging market conditions in financial services. Adding Doug to our Partner team furthers our growth strategy considerably," said Jess Varughese, Managing Partner at Milestone.

"I came to Milestone because I truly believe in the "trusted advisor" consulting model and wanted to be a part of a firm that is highly focused and expertise driven. I am excited to be a part of a well regarded and rapidly growing firm," said Douglas McGann, Partner at Milestone.

Become a bobsguide member to access the following

1. Unrestricted access to bobsguide
2. Send a proposal request
3. Insights delivered daily to your inbox
4. Career development