Professional credentials: Diploma in Financial Planning, Certificate in Financial Planning, Certificate in Mortgage advice.

Job role:Support for all of our IFAs, ensures the firm is compliant with FCA standards, overseeing processes and procedures, workflow and ensuring deadlines are met.

Favourite pastimes: Mainly having family time but if time allows getting to football games, watching a good film and has admitted to being a bit of a 90s music fan.

Dislikes:Traffic jams, poor manners, reality TV, people who stare, nuts but not donuts, twiglets and Sunday drivers!

If you had the opportunity to do something else what would it be? I'd get my pilot's license.

Hidden talent? Can speak Deutsch, almost fluently!
Is known for: Quick wit and sense of humour, an incredible memory of the 80s children's TV programmes.

Round up: Chris has played a key role in the development of the firm, not only in a paraplanner capacity but as manager of the support team.