Meet Our Team

Find out about our professional and experienced team - who they are, how they can help you and how you can contact them.

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    Patrick Walton

    Paraplanner

    I started working in financial services in 2006, spending the next decade working on defined benefit and defined contribution pension schemes at Mercer, Capita and a small actuarial consultancy. I then made the leap to the advice sector, becoming a paraplanner in 2016, before joining Haworths in July 2020.

    My pensions background helps hugely when supporting advisers with the intricacies...

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    John McGregor (DipPFS)

    Director / Financial Adviser

    I was born in Accrington and started training as an accountant with Haworths before becoming a man from the Pru in 1979. Since then I have spent my working life in the financial services sector.My working life is spent trying to improve service to clients by making sure their aims and objectives are achieved, by asking the right questions and delivering on any promises made. Despite the tech...

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    Stuart Walker (DipFA)

    Financial Planner

    I have over 25 years experience in the financial services industry.  Originally starting out in the financial advice team of Mercers in my home town of Manchester, I then went on to gain great experience from working for some of the UK’s largest insurance companies. On relocating to Pendle, I moved back to the financial advice sector with Haworths in 2007 originally to help assist John and...

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    Paula Gahan (DipPFS, CeMap)

    Financial Planner & Pension Transfer Specialist

    I am a Diploma Qualified Financial Planner with over 20 years’ experience in the Financial Services sector, I started my career working for banks then made the progression into working for Financial Services Advice Firms, I joined Haworth’s in October 2015.  Although I provide advice on the full range of Financial Services products available, I do specialise in Pension Planning for both...

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    Ben Jones (Cert CII (MP))

    Mortgage Adviser

    I have worked in the financial services industry since graduating from university in 2012, before joining Haworths Financial Services I have worked as a self-employed file checker for large financial organisations such as The Co Op Bank. and The Civil Service Pension, I am a qualified mortgage advisor and I am currently working towards my Diploma in Financial Planning.

    I have two young...

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    Cheryl Fielding

    Senior Administrator

    I have worked in the Financial Services Industry for over 15 years before joining Haworth’s. My career started in Banks .I am now very happy to be part of the Financial Services Sector and I will look to carry on learning about more complex financial products in order to improve client care. Client care is central to the philosophy at Haworths. I am a keen runner and enjoy time socialising...

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    Caroline Davies

    Office Manager

    I have been a part of Haworths Accountants since 2004 and joined the Financial Services team in 2016.  I enjoy the day-to-day tasks of my role as well as taking on new tasks.  In my spare time I enjoy weekends away in our motorhome.