The Amethyst Team, Newcastle Independent Financial Advisers

Amethyst IFA

83 Howard Street
North Shields
Tyne and Wear  NE30 1AF

0191 257 6704 0191 257 6256 Mon - Thurs 9am to 5pm
Friday - 9am to 4:30pm

Our Team

At Amethyst Independent Financial Advisers we like the idea that all of our customers are individuals and also everyone at some point needs some financial advice in their life. We enjoy speaking to people from all walks of life and pride ourselves on our high levels of customer service.

Between us we have over 100 years in financial services.

All of Amethyst's Independent Financial Advisers have achieved the Diploma for Financial Advisers qualification (DipFa)

Alan Dennett - Partner

Alan Dennett is a co-founder and partner of Amethyst Independent Financial Advisers. He has now been advising clients in financial services for over 25 years. He formed the company in 2001. Over the last few years there have been substantial changes in the financial advice market.

"I treat every client as an individual and I believe it is vital that any member of the public should be able to discuss financial advice with us on a face to face basis".

Malcolm Butler - Partner

Malcolm Butler is a co-founder and partner of Amethyst Independent Financial Advisers. He hasbeen giving financial advice to clients for 18 years.

"I really enjoy discussing clients financial needs and aspirations with them, I take the view that everyone is an individual and therefore a lot of thought and planning should go into their recommendations."

Paul Richardson - Partner

Paul Richardson is a partner he has been a financial adviser now for 19 years and joined Amethyst in 2002.

"I feel that customer service is vital in this industry, too many times we hear horror stories about the quality of advice from the Banks, we really go that extra mile to ensure that the service to our customers is second to none."

Keith Wilkinson - IFA

Keith is an Independent Financial Adviser and has worked in the industry since 1990.

"I have always enjoyed the challenge of working in financial services even though things have changed beyond recognition since 1990 when I first started. I pride myself in doing the best for my customers and is still a motivating factor for me."

Liz MacBride - IFA

Liz is a Mortgage Adviser with Amethyst and has worked in financial services since 1978. Liz has held a number of roles in mortgages including customer's services and a team leader. Liz previously worked with a number of mortgage companies until shedecided to advise on mortgage in the whole of the market.

"I enjoy meeting people and get complete job satisfaction knowing I have helped clients fulfill their financial needs."

Stephen Anderson - IFA

Stephen is an Independent Financial Adviser and has worked for 19 years in financial services. Stephen lives in Fife and covers a large part of Scotland and the Borders.

"Being independent give my clients peace of mind that I can research the whole of the market to make sure that they always receive best advice."

"My clients can be assured that it is of utmost importance to me to provide the highest level of service."

Karen Chapman - Admin Manager

Karen Chapman is our Admin Manager and handles all of our individual cases, which are processed by Amethyst. Karen has had many years experience in financial services originating with Building Societies then with Amethyst.

"I believe the most important aspect is communication I speak to companies on a day to daybasis in order to ensure cases as being processed as fast as possible, customer service is vital and we pride ourselves on ensuring we do the best we can for our clients."

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