Platform One has a highly experienced and knowledgeable Board, executive management and operations team, focused on the delivery of the highest level of service to adviser firms and their clients.
He was involved in some of the early Wrap initiatives and jointly founded the first IFA Wrap platform, Ascentric. This was acquired by Royal London in 2007 and Michael remained as Director until late 2008.
Previously he was a joint founder of the Northumberland Group and grew it until its sale to Banque Generale du Luxembourg in 1991 and Investment Sciences Ltd in 2001 which provided market edge trading platforms and Wrap systems.
His career has also included senior positions with Cap Gemini, Interactive Investor and WAY Group.
In her role of Business Development Manager at Platform One Rita spends her time mainly with adviser, either helping them to use the services to maximum benefit or introducing the platform to them and getting them on board as registered users.
Rita joined Platform One from HSBC where she was actively promoting their Onshore Bonds to intermediaries. Before that she worked for AXA Wealth/Sun Life where she gained her knowledge to market SIPP’s/SSAS’s/Offshore Bonds to Intermediaries in Central London and West End of London.
Hannah has gained experience working in the events sector in project management, communication skills and is experienced in many aspects of customer service.
Hannah also has a degree in Photography she received at Newcastle University.
Having relocated to Dorset in July 2016, Kerry joined our client services team bringing her administrative skills.
Georgia joined Platform One in March 2016 as part of our Sales & Business Support Team, assisting Platform ones business development managers.
Carrianne had worked in the Insurance industry up until 2010. During this time, she studied and passed her insurance exams. She managed offices including staff training and company figures. Then had a career change to a main commercial dealer working within the accounts and administration department. Whilst in this role she further built up her knowledge in customer service, admin and company finance.
Carrianne has also completed her book keeping courses.
NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS – PLATFORM ONE GROUP
Prior to founding LCT Pensions Limited (then known as Select Pensions Ltd) in 1988 he was Pensions Manager and a senior executive of a major insurer. He was also a founder and the Chief Executive of London & Colonial Holdings Limited until 2016 as well as being the Managing Director of London & Colonial Services Limited.
Ken was an original founder of Platform One and has been an active adviser to Platform One on its pensions offerings. More recently he has been the driver for developing an integrated SSAS and platform service through LCT Pensions Limited.