H&R Block Inc. has reached into the banking sector for a leader for its Financial Services Group, the unit that is spearheading the tax preparation specialist's metamorphosis into a full-service financial provider.

David J. Kasper, executive vice president and national sales manager at Norwest Investment Services Inc., the brokerage unit of San Francisco-based Wells Fargo & Co., is to join H&R Block on Feb. 14 as president of the group.

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