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01953 851151

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01603 967851


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Neil Warne Co-Managing Director

Neil joined Harrold Financial Planning, in 1993 after 7 years with Aviva (formerly Norwich Union), straight from school. Since then he has been advising clients in many areas of financial planning. Following Paul’s retirement in January 2015 he is now joint owner with Robyn.

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Robyn Lovatt Co-Managing Director

Robyn joined HFP in July 2001 and prior to joining he had amassed 15 year’s service with Aviva (formerly Norwich Union). Robyn is a Chartered Financial Planner and a Fellow of the Personal Financial Society. In his spare time he enjoys watching most sports (particularly Norwich City Football Club), travelling and spending time with his family (especially his grandchildren). Following Paul Harrold’s retirement in January 2015 he is now joint owner with Neil.

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Gordon Carver Financial Adviser

Gordon has worked in the financial services profession since 1997. He has obtained the Diploma in Financial Planning and the FCA’s Statement of Professional Standing and is well qualified to help clients as a member of the HFP advising team. In addition Gordon also holds specialist qualifications in the field of Long Term Care planning.

He is married to Laura with two young children, Sonny & Nieve, and enjoys football, formula 1 and travelling.


Jeremy Gray Financial Adviser

Jeremy has been involved in financial services since joining Norwich Union (now Aviva) in 1984. He joined HFP in January 2020 as part of the acquisition of Clarkson Gray Financial Planning Ltd which he ran for over 13 years with David Clarkson. Jeremy provides private clients with advice on investments and retirement planning. He is married to Jo and has two children. Jeremy enjoys a pub quiz, squash and supporting Tottenham Hotspur!


Amanda Knight Financial Adviser

Amanda has worked in the financial services profession since leaving university in 2011. Having previously trained as a mortgage adviser, Amanda has completed the Diploma in Financial Advice and has experience working as a financial planner. Amanda is based at our Hingham office.

Amanda lives with her partner Simon and their Labrador Ruby. In her spare time she enjoys eating out and taking their dog on long walks at Cromer.


Dan Couzens Financial Adviser

Dan joined HFP in April 2022 after returning to the UK after living in China since 2019. Prior to this Dan has enjoyed various positions in Financial Services as both an IFA and managing a team of financial planners.

Prior to entering Financial Services, Dan served for 22 years in both the British Army as a solider and the Royal Air Force as an officer before ‘retiring’ from military service in 2013.

Dan enjoys spending time with his family, reading (especially macroeconomics), playing golf, keeping fit and travelling (in particular the mountains of Scotland).


Anna Needs Mortgage Adviser

Anna has worked in financial services since 1988 and joined Harrold Financial Planning Ltd in June 2008 as a mortgage adviser. In her spare time Anna enjoys running, weight training and socialising with family and friends.


Jonathan Rider Operations Manager

Jonathan joined HFP in October 2016, after spending 6 years at Aviva. He splits his time between Hingham and Norwich, and is the 'go to' person for all things technical and compliance, as well as being in charge of all the advice and processes surrounding this. He is married to Claire and has one child, Claudia, and two cats called Colin and Hilde.


Jo Foster Paraplanner

Having previously worked at HMRC & Virgin Direct, Jo joined HFP in April 2008 following a 9 year career break, spent bringing up her two daughters. Her role mostly involves working closely with Neil whilst also providing support to colleagues and the other advisers when required.


Maddy Warne Paraplanner

Maddy joined HFP in February 2018 as an office administrator. As the youngest member of the team Maddy's role involves day to day administration as well as helping out Jo, Patrick and the advisers when needed. Maddy enjoys going to the gym and swimming with her fiancé and any free time she spends with her family and dogs.

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Jack Le Cornu Paraplanner

Jack joined HFP in March 2022 after working his way up through the profession. Jack completed his level 4 Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning and looks to continue his way to Chartered status. His role involves working closely with Robyn as well as helping other members of the team.

He is engaged to Nicola and has one child, Freya, along with a flock of Bantam chickens.


Sandra Rush Senior Administrator

Sandra has worked in the financial services profession for 29 years. She is married to Richard and has one son. Sandra enjoys walking in her spare time.


Patrick Dewing Senior Administrator

Patrick worked at Aviva for 23 years before joining Harrold Financial Planning Ltd in February 2009, supporting the advisers in day to day administration. He is married to Joanne with two children.


Sarah Sayers Mortgage Administrator

Sarah joined HFP in January 2013 working under Anna as a mortgage administrator. She has previous experience in the mortgage industry and has worked with Anna in the past. She has 2 young children and spends nearly all her spare time with her family and their pet dog.


Lisa Kemp Mortgage Administrator

Lisa joined HFP in October 2016, working in the Mortgage Team as an administrator.
She has over 13 years' experience within the mortgage industry and, has worked with Anna and Sarah in the past. She has a son who she spends most of her time with but also enjoys socialising, running and mountain climbing.


Steph Fairman Office Manager

Steph joined HFP in November 2016 to cover maternity leave for Kirstie and has stayed to now share that role with her. Steph was previously at Aviva (formerly Norwich Union) in 1991 where she worked for 17 years before leaving to be a full time mother.


Kirstie Wright Administrator

Kirstie joined HFP in November 2010 and is Robyn’s daughter. Kirstie started as an office administrator and in 2015 she started a new role as Office Manager, a role she now shares with Steph since returning from maternity leave. In her spare time she enjoys going to the gym and spending time with her husband, daughters (Tilly and Ivy) and her pug Darcy!


Mimi Warne Administrator

Mimi joined HFP in February 2022, and is based in our Hingham office. If you visit the office, she will be the first person you see!

She enjoys going to the gym, walking with her dog Lulu (especially on Norfolk beaches), and spending time with her family.