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About us.

Stuart Foden – Partner

Stuart started his financial services career over 26 years ago when he joined Lloyds Private Banking at the age of 18.

He has since held investment management and paraplanner positions at leading investment and financial planning firms, where most recently, he was Paraplanner Manager at The Goodman Partnership, a Chartered Financial Planning firm, for 17 years.  Stuart was also instrumental in the design, development and integration of The Goodman Partnership’s Wealth Management proposition. Stuart holds the DipPFS qualification with the Personal Finance Society and also holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) from the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) institute.

Stuart founded Complete Paraplanning Solutions LLP with his colleague, Richard, in 2020.

Stuart is married to Siobhan and has three children.  In his spare time Stuart is either trying to keep marginally fit, improving his golf or as a volunteer football coach for one of his son’s football teams.

Richard Searle – Partner

Richard started his financial services career 19 years ago when he joined a graduate training programme at Millfield Partnership from university.

He has since held financial adviser and paraplanner positions at a number of financial planning firms, where most recently he was a Senior Paraplanner at the Goodman Partnership, a Chartered Financial Planning firm.  He has sat on a number of investment committees during his career and has also implemented numerous processes and procedures for advice firms.  Richard holds a BA (Hons) in History and the DipPFS qualification with the Personal Finance Society.

Richard founded Complete Paraplanning Solutions LLP with his colleague, Stuart, in 2020.

In his spare time, Richard has a passion for karate, having been training for 20 years now as well as teaching for the last 7 years.