Meet the Team

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Simon Chamberlain
Founder
Simon Chamberlain had a history of creating capital in advisory firms. He was a founding partner of St James Place Capital becoming their number one partner in 1993 and 1995; a former Development & Recruitment Director for Zurich in the UK, moving 5,000 individual advisors into a structured business practice model and was the founder of the Thinc Group (now Bluefin).

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Ray Pierce
Executive Chairman
Ray Pierce Executive Chairman Ray has over 30 years senior level experience in the financial services sector.  In 2009, Ray was appointed as Succession's Non-Executive Chairman, and he took over...

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Sanjay Shah
Sanjay Shah
Managing Director
Sanjay brings a wealth of experience to Succession gained from over 25 years of working within the financial services sector for a number of companies including Ernst & Young, Mercers,...

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Paul Morrish
Corporate Director
Paul is Succession’s main Board Director responsible for acquisitions and integration. He developed his M&A experience leading on two major acquisitions as part of his Director role at Barclays, and...

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Michael Hill
Chief Financial Officer
Michael, a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 25 years’ experience of managing financial and operating performance, is Chief Financial Officer with Succession Holdings Michael’s early years were spent in practice, including three years...

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Christian Captieux
Group Risk and Regulatory Officer
Christian joined Succession from Towergate Financial where he spent three years in a policy/regulatory role. Responsibilities included providing compliance input into strategic projects,

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Simon Taylor
Platform and Investment Director
Simon is the Platform and Investment Director at Succession Advisory Services and has significant experience in both propositional development and distribution.

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Richard Goodall
Non-executive Director
With over 30 years’ financial services distribution and technology experience at a senior level, Richard Goodall is a non-executive director of the Succession Advisory Services Board. Richard is a partner at Parmenion Capital Partners LLP.

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Paul McMahon
Non-executive Director
Paul has over 25 years experience in Financial Services. He has a unique insight built up from over a decade working at Board level...

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