Simon's initial career began at BT as project manager overseeing telecoms projects in Eastern European countries on behalf of the European Commission in Brussels. He conducted a team of specialists to design and implement plans to enhance certain countries’ telecoms infrastructures within a given timescale and financial costing.
Simon's career in the financial world began at Barclays Bank in 1994, where he attained a Financial Planning Manager position for Barclays Bank's subsidiary Barclays Life Assurance Company Limited. Simon advised High Net Worth and Corporate clients on Pension, Protection and Investment planning in Oxfordshire.
In November 2001 Simon was invited to join the St. James's Place Partnership and established his own practice called Rushbrooke Associates Limited, where he enjoyed 8 years working with his co-director Carl Evans. Simon has specialist knowledge to advise his clients on the areas of Investment Planning, Retirement Planning, Inheritance Tax Planning, Mortgage Planning and Commercial Finance.
As of January 2010, Simon decided to go on his own and set up The Fletcher Group Limited where, with his team of support staff and financial specialists, he continues practicing in providing specialist advice in the above financial areas.
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