Married with a large family, Philip tries to fit in a social life when not looking after the business and his wife and family.

Running a financial services firm is enjoyable and comes with it all the pressures one can imagine. However, it lets you meet individuals from all walks of life and this is what makes the job interesting.

No two clients are the same and all have different needs and demands. This makes each day different. At the same time you feel you are helping people obtain their financial goals.

Over the last 22 years he has gained experience of the investment business side working with an offshore company, a Scottish mutual life office and can pass this and his 13 years as IFA experience on to clients.

An experienced property developer as well, he helps individuals who may be cautious of investing in this asset class by demonstrating how the whole process works, both plus and minus aspects.