Independent Financial Solutions (IFS) is an appointed representative of TennetConnect Services Ltd, one of the oldest groups set up to provide smaller firms of independent financial advisors with the necessary expertise and resource to cope with the Financial Services Act. The network is now one of the largest and provides its members and their clients with the necessary influence in the market place to secure great deals. It also ensures that members adhere to a strict compliance regime and are kept up to date with major developments in the marketplace, by providing ongoing information and training.
IFS, which was established on 2nd January 1997, is run by QUENTIN COOKE who has over 35 years of experience in the profession. Prior to establishing the business, he spent ten years with a renowned national firm of independent financial advisors, ultimately as their director of operations in East Anglia. During that time he built up a reputation for problem solving and as someone who could be trusted by clients and colleagues alike.
His financial services experience is extensive and his clients come from all walks of life including some major PLC’s. He has broadcasted regularly for BBC Radio Cambridge and has been the chairman of the Anglian Retirement Association, (a charity set up to prepare people for retirement and to promote education for senior citizens).
He has advanced qualifications in “Taxation & Trusts”, “Pensions” and “Investment” and as such is a Member of the Personal Finance Society and the Chartered Insurance Institute.
TAX PLANNING AND TRUST PLANNING IS NOT REGULATED BY THE FINANCIAL CONDUCT AUTHORITY.