Meet The Advisers
Gordon has worked within the Financial Services industry for over 20 years after leaving University where he attained a BA Honours degree in Financial Services. In this time he has worked for large corporates, which include Clerical Medical, HSBC Bank and Price Waterhouse Coopers, as well as some smaller IFA practices sat alongside top London Accountancy firms. This broad experience has enabled him to develop his skills across a vast area of client planning matters and not just specifically relating to financial services.
In addition to achieving a BA Honours degree Gordon has continued his professional development by sitting many professional financial planning exams to achieve Diploma status within the industry and is now only 1 paper away from achieving Chartered status. Gordon’s main area of expertise is in retirement planning which began when he worked for Clerical Medical.
For the last 6 years Gordon has jointly managed Attain Wealth Management with his business partner Robert to create a fast growing, client focused, financial services business. Their passion to help clients achieve their goals and manage their financial lives continues to grow every year and the continued care for all clients has never changed.
Gordon is married with children and spends most of his spare time with his family or walking their dogs. He has always been a keen sportsman, but now finds it is easier on the body to stay fit by running cross country and taking part in charity walks, rather than getting stuck in on the rugby field. When time permits he can be found enjoying his other sporting passion of golf.
Robert has worked for both national and regional firms of financial advisers, providing advice predominantly to private clients for over 20 years. He began his career following the completion of his Financial Services degree from the University of West of England. He has continued his on-going development by sitting the industry's professional qualifications achieving the Diploma in Financial Planning (DipPFS).
Robert sees the importance of providing a holistic service as key to developing a trusted and long standing relationship with his clients. He lives with his family in Surrey.
Lee joined Attain in June 2012 and has over 30 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Specialising predominantly in advising sports and media professionals, Lee is a qualified Chartered Financial Planner and Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII). He believes in providing an all-round holistic approach to financial planning whilst maintaining the highest service standards and maintaining his ongoing, continuing professional development.
Lee is married with 2 children and lives between Ireland and the UK. As Lee looks after a significant number of professional footballers, he has declined to state who he supports.
Matthew joined Attain Wealth Management in January 2013 as an Independent Financial Adviser, after completing his Diploma in Financial Planning whilst working with his father, a forty year veteran of the financial services industry. Matthew can now boast an industry lineage stretching back three generations with some clients having worked with the family for over 30 years. He deals with all aspects of the financial services arena but specialises in the long term care sector. He is married with two children. In his spare time, when the weather permits he enjoys surfing and relaxing with his family.
Our Resource Centre has been designed to provide our clients with access to our personal finance magazines and financial guides which are packed full of informative and relevant financial news.
Attain Wealth Management was jointly founded by Gordon Crothers and Robert Price to provide a proactive and professional service to all clients, old and new.