Stuart has worked within the financial services industry since 2001. He originally started employment with the IFA arm of the Cooperative Bank where he completed his initial training before leaving after 2 1/2 years to commence working with George and John at Carrwood Group. During this time, he has worked with in various roles which include sales support, compliance and Paraplanning before becoming an adviser in 2007. The experience gained within these alternative roles have helped develop an in-depth knowledge of the financial advice sector and enables Stuart to provide proactive advice when with clients. Since joining Pareto in 2008 Stuart has developed a client base that includes both corporate clients and individual clients. Stuart is a Chartered Financial Planner and a Fellow of the Personal Finance Society.