Meet the Team
Over 50 years of industry experience under our belt
When you are searching for a financial adviser you want the right blend of market knowledge, communication skills and flexible problem-solving ability — that's what we look for too.
Together we have the skill set to offer a broad range of financial planning services - including pensions, investment and savings advice, will and trust advice, health cover, life cover and mortgages.
Established in 1998, Tony has been part of the Financial Solutions story since 2001 and took over the helm from founder, Max Durrant in 2013. Tony continues to look at ways to drive the company forward whilst ensuring that client service and that "personal touch" continues to remain the company's prime focus. Tony has been married 15 years, enjoys travelling, family and spends his time between Manila and Nice.
Paul has 20 years experience in the financial services industry. He enjoys providing an efficient, smooth and clear advice process for clients. His particular expertise lies in investments, savings and pensions. He is a proud father, and with any spare time enjoys sports and travel.
Prior to coming to the Philippines in 1997, was employed in commercial banking for 23 years, starting with Lloyds Bank plc in the UK, followed by credit management positions with Standard Bank of South Africa and ABSA Bank in South Africa. 22 years in the Philippines, in offshore financial services for the whole period, 13 years of which have been with Financial Solutions.
New business and compliance
Kathy has a number of years of experience in Administration and Policy Servicing, and has been a key part of the Financial Solutions team for the last 5 years. Kathy is always looking for ways to be more efficient in her work, and strives for excellence. In her spare time, Kathy enjoys travelling and gaming.
Gemma has gained a position as an administrative manager, with over 20 years experience, this new challenge will test her as an individual. Gemma has in-depth understanding of office management procedures and departmental and legal policies.