Ben Giles

Independent Financial Adviser

Ben has recently joined In Focus, having previously worked for another local IFA practice, as well as working for a well-established firm of solicitors, giving Independent Financial Advice to their clients.

Ben enjoys providing high-quality, independent advice to clients, helping them to make sense of complex financial subjects.

Ben holds the current industry benchmark qualifications and is a member of both the Personal Finance Society and Chartered Insurers Institute (CII). Ben also holds the Long Term Care qualification, recognising him as a ‘Later Life’ advice specialist.

Ben has a wide knowledge in all aspects of financial planning, and is able to give advice relating to pensions, investments and tax planning. From his experience of working with solicitors, Ben is experienced in advising trustees on trust investments, pension sharing orders, investing personal injury lump sums and supporting families with long term care /later life advice.

Outside Work

Outside of work, Ben is busy with his young family. He loves music, playing guitar in a few bands, going to concerts and buying records. Ben also enjoys reading, comedy and food!

Qualifications

 

DipPFS, Cert CII(MP)