Lansdown joins Hargreaves in departing
Bristol City chairman stephen lansdown has resigned as an executive director of the financial services firm he co-founded 29 years ago.
the move by lansdown, 57, to become a non-executive director of Hargreaves lansdown comes just days before co-founder Peter Hargreaves is due to step down as the company’s chief executive.
Hargreaves, 63, will hand over the reins to his deputy chief executive ian Gorham on 2 sep- tember, but will remain as an executive director.
their decisions to take backseat roles herald a new era for the group, which was set up in 1981. However, both remain the largest shareholders in the firm.