Richard Longley Dip PFS- Independent Financial Planner– Director
Educated at Stoneham School in Reading, Richard joined NatWest Bank where he worked his way through the various departments of the banking world in various Kent locations before focusing on Financial Services providing financial advice to NatWest clients. In 1993 Richard was involved in the launch of NatWest Life, a new NatWest in-house insurance company.
In1996 Richard set up his own Independent Financial Adviser practice. He and a colleague from the bank decided they wanted to be able to give a more personal and specialised service to clients and this philosophy helped them grow a successful practice which eventually became MMP Financial Planning Ltd in 2014.
He is married with three daughters and his sports are Golf and football.
Carol Scholes - Personal Assistant
Carol has worked in financial services since 1985 and brings decades of experience and expertise to the office. Carol may well be your fist point of contact if you call the office. She is a very strong and capable assistant to the advisers and her financial background is particularly valuable.
Carol is an active member of Girl Guiding UK, running a Rainbow Guides Unit working as District Rainbow Guide Assistant. Carol enjoys all aspects of Craftwork, especially Scrapbooking and is a 'dab hand' with a needle and thread! As you might imagine she is permanently busy.