Mark has worked in financial services since 1998. Before that, he graduated from Southampton University and followed his ambition of playing professional rugby.
Today, Mark enjoys working with his private clients, providing creative investment solutions to meet a variety of individual needs. He specialises in helping clients meet their income requirements in retirement and providing bespoke retirement planning.
Outside of work, Mark is a passionate sportsman, enjoying cricket and rugby. He is married to Katie and has two young children.
Originally from Manchester, Alex eventually arrived in Norfolk after periods in Peru, Tanzania and Edinburgh. Although he graduated with a first-class degree in fine art, he had a longstanding interest in the markets, and subsequently took the natural step of training as an investment adviser.
Alex values spending time with his clients, understanding their individual needs and helping them develop a tailored long-term investment plan.
Alex is married to Louisa and they have two young daughters, Lily and Lola. Outside work he enjoys reading, sport, piano and DIY – although he finds he has less and less time for any of them!
Deborah’s earlier career in fashion took her all over the world. She started out in financial services in Canada in 2000 advising clients on education savings plans.
Returning to the UK in 2005, Deborah retrained as a stockbroker and financial planner. She loves advising clients on their long-term financial needs, and is passionate about the need for professional retirement planning. Above all, she loves the personal contact with her clients, and is committed to delivering the highest level of service.
Outside work Deborah loves to spend time with her three daughters, family and friends, and enjoying life in the Norfolk countryside.
Simon graduated from Staffordshire University with a top honours degree in Business Studies, including modules on Enterprise, Innovation and Communication.
Today, Simon enjoys working with clients to achieve their personal financial objectives, and gets great satisfaction from providing a personal service.
In his spare time, Simon enjoys family life in Thorpe St Andrew and taking his two sons, Joshua and Benjamin, to watch Norwich City.
Rafael spent his early years in Barcelona, where he still has family and friends. He has been in financial services since 2006 and is qualified as both a financial planner and stockbroker.
Rafa focuses primarily on his retirement planning, creating strategies to help his clients and other local professionals meet their individual goals. He’s also passionate about first-class service.
When not at work, Rafa’s interests are travel, sport and eating out with friends.
Before working in financial services, Jonathan spent ten years running the family business, The Dinosaur Adventure Park and Weston Park Golf Club. Following the sale of the business, he moved into professional services with some of the biggest local names in law and accountancy.
After enjoying a 20-year career as an adviser, Nicky changed sectors, working initially as a School Business Manager and latterly as a Student Services Manager for a local sixth form college.
Nicky brings a wealth of operational and financial experience to her role. She is fully Diploma qualified and passionate about the need for professional financial planning and providing exceptional customer service.
In her spare time Nicky enjoys yoga, reading and walking. She’s also extremely proud of her two children, Jack and Eva.
Jilly previously worked with Simon Loveday in Acle, before joining Loveday & Partners in 2010.
As our Office Manager, Jilly is our first point of contact for clients and business partners alike. She is responsible for our front-of-house team, marketing, client events, investment seminars and accounts.
Jilly is a keen Park Runner and regular swimmer, which helps her stay fit enough to keep up with her grandchildren Lilly, Florence and Ralf!
Wesley was named after the equally agile, fleet of foot, Norwich City legend Wesley Hoolahan.
Unlike his namesake though, Wesley isn’t much of a ball player, preferring to chase rabbits across fields, or squirrels up trees!
Bob has worked in insurance, banking and most recently as a financial adviser. He joined Loveday & Partners in February 2014. In 2019, he achieved Chartered Financial Planner status and was named a Fellow of The Personal Finance Society.
Bob enjoys meeting clients and helping them achieve their objectives, with a particular focus on retirement planning.
Outside of work, he enjoys playing and watching sport and following the fortunes of Norwich City. He has two children, Chris and Lily.
Lisa began her career as a chartered accountant. After 20 years supporting a wide range of businesses, she retrained as a financial planner.
Lisa brings with her a wealth of experience, and enjoys developing a close relationship with her clients, based upon trust and a detailed understanding of their individual goals and ambitions.
Lisa is married to Iain and has two sons, Monty and Freddie, who are growing up far too quickly. Outside work, Lisa is involved in local rugby and enjoys entertaining and the great outdoors.
Jack graduated from London’s Ravensbourne University with a degree in Media Production, after which he spent four years travelling the world as a sport TV producer. In 2015 Jack decided to pursue his interest in investments and financial planning, and has since achieved the Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning.
Jack enjoys meeting new people, building strong relationships with clients and helping them meet their financial goals.
Out of work he enjoys both playing and watching football, as well as keeping fit.
Adam has worked in Financial Services since leaving school, working in technical departments for local investment houses and independent financial advisers before joining Loveday & Partners in July 2017.
Qualified to Diploma level, Adam's next goal is to achieve Chartered Financial Planner status.
In his spare time, he enjoys watching and playing football and is a lifetime Norwich City supporter and season ticket holder.
Tom graduated from Loughborough University with a degree in Economics in 2014. Following this, he spent some time working as a ski guide in the Austrian Alps. Having an economics background he made the natural step into financial planning and has since achieved the Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning. He enjoys building tailored plans to help achieve his clients financial and life goals, whatever they may be. Out of work his time is spent playing and watching football as well as planning his next ski trip!
Hey, I’m Walter and I’m a real softy. You may see me settled in Mark’s office or going for a walk around the pond. Stop and say hi if you do as I love a good ear rub.
Following her degree in mathematics, accounting and financial management at Loughborough University, Robyn began a career in financial planning. She has completed the Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning and is now working towards achieving Chartered Status.
Robyn enjoys working with clients to create long-term plans that will attain their personal and financial goals.
Outside work Robyn has an interest in fine art and enjoys playing netball and many other sports.
Kai came to Norwich to study for his Accountancy degree at UEA and liked the city so much he settled here. He has been in financial services since 2002 and holds the Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning.
Outside of work he enjoys spending time with his family and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and watching his children play cricket. Kai is interested in sport and current affairs.
Originally from Milton Keynes, David moved to Norwich after graduating from De Montfort University with a degree in politics and sociology.
David has worked in the financial services industry since 2002, and joined Loveday & Partners in 2015. He is currently studying for the Advanced Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning.
When not at work, David enjoys spending time with his young family, running, cycling and reading.
Helen joined Loveday & Partners in July 2016 from a background in financial services.
She has recently achieved her Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning, and in her spare time enjoys watching and playing football, as well as spending time with her family and friends
Tom has 16 years’ experience in the financial services industry and has reached Diploma status in financial planning.
He particularly enjoys his role as a paraplanner, having gained five years’ experience in the role.
Outside work he enjoys spending time with his three children, Alfie and twins Emily and Daisy. He also finds time to keep fit with distance running and football.
Robyn has worked in the financial services industry for 11 years and is studying toward her Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning.
In her spare time she enjoys completing Tough Mudder events and spending time with friends and family.
Michael graduated in politics in 2014, and has worked in financial services ever since. He gained his Diploma in 2018 and joined Loveday & Partners the following year.
Outside work, Michael is a fanatical supporter of Leeds United, travelling to their games whenever he can.
Ben joined Loveday & Partners in September 2018 following a bout of travelling throughout South-East Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
As an economics graduate, he has always taken a strong interest in the markets and is now studying towards his Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning.
When not at work, Ben enjoys travelling, football and spending time with friends.
Clemmie has been a much loved part of the Loveday family since she first started coming to work at 16 weeks old nearly five years ago.
She settled into the rhythm of the working day quickly and is now very much part of the furniture for our staff and our clients alike.
She loves being part of the team and all the attention of course, plus a treat or two!
Tanya has worked in financial services in an administration role for over 20 years and joined Loveday and Partners in December 2014. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her daughter Elana, friends and family and going to concerts with her husband Guy.
Jess joined Loveday & Partners in April 2014, after having a long career in the banking industry. She is studying towards her diploma in regulated financial planning.
Jess prides herself on being a happy, helpful person with a passion for great service.
In her spare time, Jess enjoys the theatre, cinema, gym, shopping and eating out.
Rhian has worked in financial services for over 15 years, mainly in the lending sector. Her career started with a London bank, followed by many years in the mortgage market. She joined Loveday & Partners in February 2014.
Rhian has two young daughters, Beau and Effie, who keep her busy, and Pablo the dog who keeps them all on their toes. A keep-fit enthusiast, Rhian has run several half marathons and is now a 'Cross Fit' addict.
Originally from Manchester, Claire worked in the insurance industry for 10 years before relocating to Norfolk in 2012.
She enjoys long walks, visiting family and spending time with her fiancé and young daughters Maisie and Erin.
Abi joined Loveday and Partners in November 2015, coming from a background in financial services. She is currently studying towards her Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning.
In her spare time, Abi enjoys travelling, reading and spending time with her family and friends.
Sadie has enjoyed working in financial services since 2009. She recently began studying for her financial exams.
In her spare time Sadie enjoys keeping active, running, eating out and cooking.
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I’m 5 years old. I enjoy meals out, walking my owners, Rafa & Aimee. You might see me in the office occasionally, where I work on a consultancy basis…
We have been closely monitoring the global progression of the COVID-19 virus, and have implemented measures intended to safeguard our employees’ health and safety and the continuity of our business.
Please also be assured that these uncertain times have not affected our dedication or commitment to provide our valued clients with the best quality of services.
We have a responsibility to our clients, our staff and our wider community. We intend to stay vigilant, responsive and proactive to the challenges which lie ahead.
We wish you, your families and loved ones good health and we thank you for your ongoing trust and loyalty.
The Directors, Loveday & Partners.