Nick Buchan's Support Team

Team Manager

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Louise Wright Team Manager (Nick Buchan)
After taking a career break to have children, Louise decided to change direction and in 2008 she took the exams needed to qualify as a Financial...
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Louise Wright

Team Manager (Nick Buchan)

After taking a career break to have children, Louise decided to change direction and in 2008 she took the exams needed to qualify as a Financial Adviser. She joined Finance Shop in January 2009 and, after initially working as an Adviser dealing in investments and pensions, Louise moved to our Norwich office in September 2010 to work as a Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan. Louise is now Team Leader to Nick’s PA’s and administration support staff.

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01603 595963 Ext 838 Norwich Office

Team Members

Oscar
Oscar Whittaker Trainee Personal Assistant
Oscar is currently working as an Apprentice Administration Assistant in Nick’s team, after joining Finance Shop in July 2018. Oscar has always been interested in pursuing...
Oscar

Oscar Whittaker

Trainee Personal Assistant

Oscar is currently working as an Apprentice Administration Assistant in Nick’s team, after joining Finance Shop in July 2018. Oscar has always been interested in pursuing a career in the finance industry, having studied finance at a local college from which he was offered a scholarship from the London Institute of Banking and Finance. Early in 2019 Oscar passed his RO1 exam as a part of his apprenticeship, showing he has gained plenty of industry knowledge since joining the company.

 Outside of work he enjoys playing and watching football, socialising with friends and family and travelling to different parts of the world.

Oscar
01603 595960 Ext 844 Gorleston Office
Aaron
Aaron Roe FS Pro | Client Liaison Officer
Aaron played football for numerous clubs at academy level including Leicester City, before joining Finance Shop in 2016. Following his passion for football, Aaron now manages...
Aaron

Aaron Roe

FS Pro | Client Liaison Officer

Aaron played football for numerous clubs at academy level including Leicester City, before joining Finance Shop in 2016. 

Following his passion for football, Aaron now manages client relationships in our FS Pro division, dealing with high net worth clients, and in particular, professional sports people.

Aaron is a passionate Arsenal fan and in his spare time he continues to play and watch football at every opportunity. Aaron also spends plenty of time socialising with friends and family.

Aaron
01603 595960 ext 830 Norwich Office
Zoe S
Zoe Skippings Apprentice Administration Assistance
Zoe started working at Finance Shop in April 2021 as an Apprentice Administration Assistant. She previously graduated with a BA in Economics with Maths and is...
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Zoe Skippings

Apprentice Administration Assistance

Zoe started working at Finance Shop in April 2021 as an Apprentice Administration Assistant. She previously graduated with a BA in Economics with Maths and is keen to apply what she has learned to her new role, as well as widen her knowledge about the industry.

In her free time she enjoys learning Chinese, playing badminton and spending time with friends.

Zoe S
01603 595960 Ext 816
Charley L
Charlotte Lovett Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan
Charlotte joined the Finance Shop in December 2017 as a Trainee Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan. Charlotte is keen to pursue a career within the financial...
Charley L

Charlotte Lovett

Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan

Charlotte joined the Finance Shop in December 2017 as a Trainee Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan. Charlotte is keen to pursue a career within the financial services industry and is eager to learn more. Charlotte enjoys spending quality time with her family, travelling abroad and socialising.

Charley L
01603 595960 Ext 843 Norwich Office
Iona 2
Iona De Wal Client Relationship Manager
Iona joined the Finance Shop in 2017 initially as a PA to Nick Buchan. Iona then progressed to become the first Paraplanner for Finance Shop after...
Iona 2

Iona De Wal

DipFA CertLTCP PETR

Client Relationship Manager

Iona joined the Finance Shop in 2017 initially as a PA to Nick Buchan. Iona then progressed to become the first Paraplanner for Finance Shop after completing her Diploma for Financial Advisers qualification later the same year. Iona now supports Nick in providing advice on Retirement, Investment & Tax Planning solutions and also manages a number of Group Pension Schemes on Nick’s behalf.

Iona is originally from the west coast of Scotland and graduated from the University of Glasgow with a Masters degree in Economics. Iona has worked in Insurance and Financial Services for over five years and has previously advised on Mortgage and Protection products.

Iona has always wanted to pursue a career in Financial Services and is now working towards Chartered status.

Outside of work, Iona enjoys playing Tennis and spending time with her friends and family.

Iona 2
01603 595960 Ext 832 07384257183 Norwich Office
Michelle
Michelle Lenton Senior Co-ordinator | FS Ventures
Michelle has been working in the financial sector since 1990, having previously worked for a building society. After taking a career break to bring up her...
Michelle

Michelle Lenton

Senior Co-ordinator | FS Ventures

Michelle has been working in the financial sector since 1990, having previously worked for a building society. After taking a career break to bring up her two children, she joined Finance Shop in 2011.

Michelle has undertaken various roles since joining, but in 2017 she helped set up FS Ventures, which she continues to look after and is expanding year on year.

In her spare time she enjoys Kettlercise, Boxing, Metafit and going to the gym and getting out on the golf course.

Michelle
01603 595963 Ext 833 Norwich Office
Naomi
Naomi Jenkinson Client Relationship Manager
Naomi started at Finance Shop in August 2013 as an apprentice Administration Assistant. She was keen to start a career where there was the option to...
Naomi

Naomi Jenkinson

DipFA

Client Relationship Manager

Naomi started at Finance Shop in August 2013 as an apprentice Administration Assistant. She was keen to start a career where there was the option to work her way up and progress.

Having successfully completed the Apprenticeship, Naomi was promoted to a Personal Assistant working within Nick Buchan’s team. In 2019, Naomi completed the Diploma for Financial Advisers qualification and is now a Paraplanner.

Outside of work Naomi enjoys running, shopping and spending time with her family and friends.

Naomi
01603 595960 Ext 807 07467789546 Norwich Office
Tash
Natasha Nicholls Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan
Tash joined Finance shop in March 2018 as a Trainee Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan, having recently relocated to Norfolk. She previously worked for HM Land...
Tash

Natasha Nicholls

Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan

Tash joined Finance shop in March 2018 as a Trainee Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan, having recently relocated to Norfolk. She previously worked for HM Land Registry where she became an Executive Registration Officer after successfully completing her Business Administration Apprenticeship. Tash is keen to widen her knowledge and skills within the industry.

 Outside of work Tash enjoys spending time with family and friends, going to the theatre and performing in bands and musical theatre productions.

Tash
01603 595960 Ext 845 Norwich Office
Petra
Petra Hodson Client Relationship Manager
Petra joined Finance Shop in April 2014, however after 8 months decided to take a 6 month break to travel around the world, returning to Finance...
Petra

Petra Hodson

CertPFS (Paraplanning)

Client Relationship Manager

Petra joined Finance Shop in April 2014, however after 8 months decided to take a 6 month break to travel around the world, returning to Finance Shop in June 2015. Previously Petra spent 8 years working for a local insurance company as a Customer Service Team Leader.

During her time in the industry Petra has dealt with customers on a daily basis, which has included processing pension business for Group Personal Pensions and dealing with Pension Auto-Enrolment. Petra is one of a team of Personal Assistant’s to Nick Buchan who liaise with clients and assist Nick with the preparation and research involved in providing independent financial advice to clients.

Petra
01603 595960 ext 821 07467789573 Norwich Office
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Tina Feltham-Pye Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan
Tina has worked in financial services for thirteen years gaining experience in mortgages and business banking. Tina is keen to widen her skills and knowledge within...
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Tina Feltham-Pye

Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan

Tina has worked in financial services for thirteen years gaining experience in mortgages and business banking. Tina is keen to widen her skills and knowledge within the industry.

In Tina's spare time she enjoys cycling around Norfolk and hiking in the Lake District

tinafeltham
01603 595960 Ext 814 Norwich Office
Tori
Victoria Baker Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan
Tori started working at the Finance Shop in November 2017 as a Trainee Personal Assistant. She previously graduated from an Executive PA Diploma course in Oxford...
Tori

Victoria Baker

Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan

Tori started working at the Finance Shop in November 2017 as a Trainee Personal Assistant. She previously graduated from an Executive PA Diploma course in Oxford as an alternative to going to university and is now training to become a Personal Assistant to Nick Buchan.

In Tori’s free time she plays hockey for her local hockey club and is currently taking a Bookkeeping course.

Tori
01603 595960 Ext 828 Norwich Office