Meet The Team

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Richard Alsop
DipFA

Senior
Financial Planner


Richard joined Alexander Calder Financial following a very successful time with a High Street bank. He has a large client base of both businesses and private individuals across the region and delivers a high quality service to all. Working across all areas of advice Richard continues to put his clients first. Married with two children he is never far from providing a taxi service and enjoys most sports.

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Gregg Bartram
DipPFS

Joint Managing Director & Senior Financial Planner


Gregg started his career in 1988 with a large Canadian life company and formed Alexander Calder Financial with Peter Greaves in June 2001. Responsible for the day to day running of the business Gregg focuses mainly on group pension business and a number of private clients. Married with 3 children and holding a number of directorships life is always lived to the full.

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Peter Greaves
DipPFS

Joint Managing Director & Senior Financial Planner


Having been with the same Canadian company as Gregg together they formed Alexander Calder Financial. For over 20 years Peter has maintained a ‘full diary’ approach of seeing his clients on a very regular basis and priding himself on offering a high quality service. Peter has five children and in terms of ‘full diary’, little more needs to be said.

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Martin Hibbert
DipPFS

Financial
Planner


Martin enjoyed a successful career in both estate agents and latterly in a major High Street bank. Choosing to focus on his clients rather than taking a corporate approach, Martin works across most areas of advice always putting the client to the forefront of his working day. Married with two boys, football and sport in general is never far from the topic of conversation.

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Jon Leckenby
DipFA & Cert PFS

Senior
Financial Planner


Holding the dubious title of ‘longest server’, Jon has a wealth of experience gained over 30+ years of advising his clients. Having been a trainer of corporate products within a large Canadian company Jon offers this knowledge to corporate clients alongside a high level of service to private ones. Married to Alison, they enjoy a variety of travel experiences often to be found in France, on a boat, or in a caravan. Jon has a passion for rallying and often marshals at events throughout the country.

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Martin Roe
DipIP PFA

Corporate
Client Manager


With experience in financial advice running to almost 30 years Martin has provided advice to many businesses and private clients over the years. Working on the principle that a thorough job is a good job Martin works hard to ensure all his clients have the full benefit of financial planning. With two older ‘children’, Martins time is a little more focused on being a Granddad these days and enjoying time at his property in Tenerife.

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Nigel Ruff
DipFA

Executive Director &
Senior Financial Planner


Nigel joined the business in 2002 having worked with Gregg and Peter in the same Canadian life company (in fact, so had Jon Leckenby and Martin Roe). Nigel has held a number of roles in recent years at an non-executive level within the NHS. He works across the product range offering a high level of service to both corporate and private clients. Married with two grown-up daughters he happily warns those of us with younger children that whilst they may grow, they never really leave the nest!

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Laurel Cottingham
DipPFS

Office Manager and Senior Paraplanner


Laurel holds equal qualification to our advisers but uses this knowledge in a non-client facing role ensuring that all research is efficient, accurate and appropriate to our client needs.

acf team

Administration Team


All our staff are there to support our clients and our advisers and have a wealth of experience and work to a high standard using the latest software and technology to deliver a first class service.