John has been employed in the financial services industry since 1985. John is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute (FCII) and a Fellow of the Personal Finance Society (FPFS). He is also a Chartered Financial Planner. During his 11 year spell with Standard Life, he was promoted to the position of Senior Pensions Consultant in recognition of his specialist knowledge of this complex subject.
At the age of 35, he decided to create his own company called Knightsbridge Financial Services (now known as Knightsbridge Wealth Management (NI) Ltd). The business has developed through professional business introducers including accountants and solicitors. The range of advice offered is varied, with a concentration in the pensions and investment fields.
John is a keen tennis player and is a member of Belfast Boat Club. He also enjoys travelling.