Mark has 30 years’, experience as an independent financial adviser/planner. He has endeavoured throughout his career to make the often-complex world of financial planning easier to understand without the use of jargon. His area of expertise is retirement planning and is keen advocate of cashflow planning knowing that working closely with clients he can help them to piece together their retirement strategy and that a “picture paints a thousand words”.
Mark co-founded Beckford James 14 years ago and before that was a Director of a national IFA. Mark is both Chartered Financial Planner for both the PFS (Personal Finance Society) and the CISI (Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments), as well as being an Affiliate of the PMI (Pensions Management Institute).
On a personal level Mark is a keen family man and gardener and can also be found listening to his vinyl collection.