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Gareth Martin

FPC 1,2 & 3 CII Level 4 Diploma in Financial Planning

I have been in the financial services industry since 1986 and feel that regular contact with my clients has been the key to my success.

I left school in 1986 and worked for Nat West Bank for 9 years. I then became a Financial Adviser with Friends Provident until I realised that I could really add value to my clients by becoming an Independent Financial Adviser in 2002. My clients tell me the thing I do best is to be friendly and reliable and to provide a great on-going service to them by keeping in touch and reviewing their business on a regular basis.

I offer unbiased independent financial advice with integrity and sound technical knowledge, which is tailored to each client’s personal short, medium and long term requirements. I’m proud to say that I have achieved the CII Level 4 Diploma in Financial Planning.

I am married to Annabel and have two children, Joe and Jess. We live in Derbyshire and enjoy doing things as a family, in particular going on family holidays and supporting Derby County. I am the Vice Chairman of Ripley Rangers Youth Football Club and the Manager of the Under 15’s lad’s team in which Joe plays and also the Manager of the Under 15’s girl’s team.


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