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John Joe McGinley, Glassagh Consulting
John Joe McGinley is the Head of Glassagh Consulting which is a business consultancy service with over 25 year's experience in helping businesses large and small evolve and grow.
John Joe has a passion for helping businesses:
Andrew Craig, Plain English Finance
There has never been a greater need for you to take charge of your financial affairs. Fortunately, the tools available have never been more powerful or inexpensive. Plain English Finance and the accompanying book, 'How to Own the World,' explain why this is and what you can do to make the most of your money.
John Dashfield, Dashfield Coaching & Development Ltd
John Dashfield is a coach and mentor to client centred financial professionals. All his clients learn a revolutionary new approach to being the best they can be, which allows them to realise their full potential and create extraordinary results. He is author of 'The Client-centred financial adviser - the ultimate guide to building high-trust, high-profit relationships and a thriving practice'. "John shares a life-changing understanding in a way that is engaging, thought-provoking and makes ultimate sense. It challenges conventional wisdom, which is why I highly recommend reading his book." Geoff Buckland, Chartered Financial Planner
Simon Conn, Overseas finance & property specialist
Simon Conn has over 35 years' experience in the overseas property market and has worked successfully during that period for a number of major financial services companies. He is especially well known within the overseas mortgage industry and is a regular media commentator on matters relating to the purchase or refinancing of overseas property. Simon has developed many connections within the overseas property and finance industry, resulting in a worldwide network of leading specialists to assist with local issues such as legal, insurance and currency exchange.
Alan Hughes, Foot Anstey
Alan Hughes is a partner at Foot Anstey, a law firm with 485 staff and lawyers and a focus on the Banking and Financial Services Sector. Alan leads the firm's Financial Services Team and has 16 years' experience of advising within the FS sector, with a particular focus on financial advisers. Foot Anstey's detailed knowledge and experience of the sector, and understanding of the complex regulatory environment, enable them to provide focused, commercial and solutions-led advice to help adviser businesses move forward and manage key risks. Foot Anstey are trusted advisers to many regulated firms, from large networks through to SME adviser firms.
Rob Tinsley, Pandora Retirement Consulting
Rob Tinsley is an experienced pensions professional, retirement coach and public speaker. He has a broad experience across many disciplines having held senior management positions with several organisations in the provider, IFA and EBC market.
His early career was spent in sales and marketing for a major pensions provider where he was Pensions Development Manager working on Defined Benefit, Defined Contribution and individual pensions development. During the last 10 years he has focused on the retirement market and developed the UK’s first interactive education portal for the over 50’s. As an experienced presenter he now runs later life and retirement workshops, conferences and seminars focusing on not only the financial issue but also health and behavioral science