In a time when your industry is under more ­scrutiny­ than ever, how do you defend investment ­consultants to your critics?

Over the past 10-15 years the role of the consult has developed. It is now to anticipate the future and help people to think more long term. Robert Gardner, Co-Founder of Redington comments in Chief Investment Officer, asking the question ‘how do you defend investment consultants to your critics?’