Tucker was head of corporate comms for Nomura’s Europe, Middle East and Africa operations, having previously worked for the Japanese financial group’s Asia-Pacific business.
Before joining Nomura, Tucker spent 16 years as a journalist for titles such as the Daily Telegraph and the Financial Times, where he was global investment correspondent.
Neil Bennett, Maitland’s chief executive, said: “Sunny has a wealth of media experience and first-hand appreciation of in-house communications. He also boasts a strong international perspective from his years based abroad. We’re excited to welcome him to the Maitland team as we build our capabilities.”
Tucker has lived and worked in London, Hong Kong and Sydney. He added: “I have always admired Maitland and the quality of its people and its client base. I am delighted to be on board.”