In a Gala Awards ceremony held at the ICC in Birmingham on Thursday 6 November, a Saunderson House employee scooped a top awards at the Personal Finance Society (PFS) Awards 2014.
John Hill, assistant financial planner, was awarded the 2014 PFS ‘Highest Achiever Diploma in Financial Planning’ Award. This award is presented to the PFS member who completed their Diploma in regulated financial planning and or Diploma in financial planning qualification during the period of 1 September 2013 to 31 August 2014 with the highest average mark. John attended the gala awards dinner to receive his personalised trophy.
John joined Saunderson House as a trainee financial planner in 2011 and progressed to assistant financial planner early 2013. He has an honours degree in European Social and Political Studies from the University College London.
Saunderson House was also a finalist in the Chartered Financial Planners of the Year (corporate) 2014 award. Launched in 2009 the Personal Finance Society’s Chartered Awards recognise the positive contribution that Chartered status is making to the reputation of financial planning as a trusted and valued profession. The firm has been a finalist in 2013 and 2012.