Senior Partner Practice of St. James's Place Wealth Management
Michael is the Founder and Director of Grovewood Wealth Management and is responsible for meeting with clients and providing wealth management advice.
Michael has devoted his working life, now spanning in excess of 26 years, to helping others make the most of their money and realise their financial goals. Over the years, Michael has worked for Barclays Bank, Prudential and as an IFA, gaining numerous qualifications and is currently studying towards becoming a “Chartered Financial Planner”, which is one of the highest external qualifications that exists in his field.
Michael formed his business with Lynne in 2001 and spent the subsequent years as an IFA. In 2012 they saw that they could provide clients with a better service and the best possible advice by joining St. James's Place Wealth Management. Now, as a Director of the Grovewood Wealth Management Practice, he promotes the development of lifelong relationships with clients, helping them to secure the financial futures of themselves and their families through the breadth of wealth management and financial planning services that he offers. Michael specialises in dealing with business owners and Company Directors, advising on tax efficient profit extraction, protection, pre and post retirement planning and advising on selling businesses.
Outside his working life, Michael spends his time indulging in his passion for golf and is infamous for some of his golfing outfits! He loves spending time with his children, Emily, George and Henry, and is considered by his family and friends to be a very accomplished chef, which is something he greatly enjoys.
The Partner Practice is an Appointed Representative of and represents only St. James's Place Wealth Management plc (which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority) for the purpose of advising solely on the group's wealth management products and services, more details of which are set out on the group's website www.sjp.co.uk/products. The 'St. James's Place Partnership' and the titles 'Partner' and 'Partner Practice' are marketing terms used to describe St. James's Place representatives.
Grovewood Wealth Management Ltd is registered in England and Wales, Number 04281938. Registered Office: 1 The Old Stables, Eridge Park, Eridge, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN3 9JT.