BA FPFS CFP Chartered FCSI
In 2002, Nick was one of the founders of Gresham Financial. He is one of a handful of advisers in the UK who holds the Chartered Financial Planner, Chartered FCSI, and Certified Financial Planner designations. He specialises in wealth management, particularly complex investment and pension issues.
Prior to starting the company Nick worked for the financial services arm of an international firm of Insurance Brokers; he was a director of the investment management and pension division of a top ten accountancy practice; and latterly worked for an international Private Bank.
Nick became a member of the Institute of Financial Planning (since merged with the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investments) in 1995 and passed the Fellowship exam (one of less than 100 people to do so) in 1997. Nick is a Fellow of the Personal Finance Society and a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment.
Sue Sullivan FCA
Sue deals with the accountancy and finance issues for Gresham Financial. Sue is also a Partner of Rothman Pantall & Co, Chartered Accountants, based at their Salisbury office.
Chartered Financial Planner
Mark helps private individuals, family groups and businesses to achieve their financial and lifestyle goals and objectives by using his expertise, gained through experience and advanced qualifications in pensions, investments and tax planning.
Mark was proud to be awarded Chartered Financial Planner status by the Chartered Insurance Institute in 2016, passing the final compulsory exam with Distinction honours.
Mark joined Gresham Financial as a financial planner in early 2016 with more than 20 years' experience within financial services. He worked in highly successful roles with well-known leading pension and investment companies before moving into financial planning over 10 years ago.
Darren provides technical and research support by analysing the suitability of client’s existing plans and investments and assisting in the production of solutions to meet client’s goals.
Darren has over 15 years of experience working extensively in self invested pensions and sales support roles. He holds the Certificate in Financial Planning as well as the Pensions Simplification and Personal Taxation qualifications.
PA to the Directors
Sarah assists the Directors with the management of the business and has worked extensively on our systems and processes. Sarah, who is often the first point of contact with the company, also oversees the administration and implementation of clients' portfolios.
Alex Mullins joined our team as an Administrator in 2017. She has been working within the highly-regulated financial services environment for more than 10 years, specialising in pension administration.
Alex and Sarah work closely together, acting as the first points of contact for clients and attending to the implementation of recommendations and the ongoing administration of clients’ portfolios.
Outside work, Alex is a keen photographer and a Person of Specialist Knowledge holding a Category 4 Fireworks Certificate which she uses each year to assist in professional firework displays on bonfire night and occasionally for weddings.