About Us

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Janice Brooke

Practice Principal & Financial Adviser

Janice has over 27 years experience as a Financial Advisor and has built up a successful practice with over 2000 clients. Janice started out in financial services with Allied Dunbar and latterly Openwork and has a wealth of knowledge in investments and pensions.

Janice is currently working towards her grade four in piano and enjoys the theatre and spending time with her family.

Financial Qualifications

DipPFS – Diploma in Financial Planning

Cert CII (MP) – Certificate in Mortgage Practice

James Studley

Financial Adviser & Commercial Finance Broker

Originally from Norwich, James graduated from the University of Glamorgan in 2006 and spent six years working with Barclays Bank as a Mortgage Adviser. He has since worked for a small brokerage offering a mortgage and financial protection services and completed further financial qualifications before joining Brooke Financial as a Financial Adviser in 2013.

Financial Qualifications

DipFA – Diploma in Financial Advice

CeMAP – Certificate in Mortgage Advice & Practice

Sam Padbury

Financial Adviser

Financial Qualifications

DipPFS – Diploma in Financial Planning

CII (MP) – Certificate in Mortgage Practice

Deborah Scaife

Practice Manager

Deborah graduated from Leeds Metropolitan University in 2005 with BA Honours and started in financial services in 2006 as a Mortgage Adviser before joining Brooke Financial in 2008 as Practice Manager. In her spare time Deborah enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter along with cooking for friends and family and walking her dog.

Financial Qualifications

Cert CII (MP) – Certificate in Mortgage Practice

Chris Townson

Mortgage Protection & Equity Release Adviser

Financial Qualifications

FPC – Financial Planning Certificate

CeMAP – Certificate in Mortgage Advice & Practice

CeRER – Certificate in Regulated Equity Release

Meenal Gohri

Mortgage & Protection Adviser

Qualifications:

CeMAP – Certificate in Mortgage Advice & Practice

Charlotte Dyton

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Charlotte began with the practice in 2014 as an administrator, during this time she has taken her relevant Adviser Qualification and is now a qualified Mortgage and Protection Adviser with the practice. She is also the Pension and Investment administrator for the practice and is looking to take her qualification in this area of business also.

In her free time – when she has some! Charlotte enjoys spending time with her Family and friends, painting and baking.

Qualifications:

Cert CII (MP) – Certificate in Mortgage Practice

Kate Clifford

Mortgage & Protection Administrator

Danielle Drysdale

Pensions & Investments Administrator