Darren Scott has been a Financial Adviser since 1997 starting out with Friends Provident then becoming an Independent Financial Adviser in 1999.
Darren has spent recent years broadening his knowledge to advise his clients on inheritance tax planning, estate planning and the effective use of trusts. He also specialises in corporate planning for businesses as well as pensions and investments.
Darren also has a wealth of experience when it comes to mortgages and as well as well as holding the Diploma in Financial Planning Certificate he also holds the CeMap Mortgage Certificate.
Darren and his wife Samantha have three daughters. Darren is a keen golfer and when he has time likes a round of golf on the course at Rowland’s Castle.
Darren also loves his morning workout at the gym and walking his dogs.
I have worked in Financial Services since 1997; I commenced my career at a National Financial Advisers Network based in the Midlands, starting off in business processing then moving into Compliance. I moved to the south coast from the midlands in 2000 and have worked in the Independent Financial Advice environment ever since.
My role at IFS Wealth Management is Office & Administration Manager, I ensure the smooth running and management of the office and I am Paraplanner to Darren Scott.
I am qualified to certificate level and hold the Financial Planning Certificate.
I have two daughters, two Blue Staffordshire Bull Terriers called Bluebelle & Sapphire, and a tank of tropical fish.
In my spare time I love spending quality time with my family, we especially love dog walks and going to the cinema and watching movies together.
Steven graduated with a BA (Hons) First Class Honours Degree in Business Administration from the University of Portsmouth in 2014, this has provided him with an in-depth knowledge of Business Enterprise, Managing Business Relationships, Innovation Management and Strategic Management.
Steven enjoys his daily gym workouts, has a dog called Rodney and a Parrot.