Mike Lea

Investment Director

“I enjoy all facets of the financial industry, from analysing and understanding the economic and investment environment to meeting interesting new clients, exploring their financial circumstances and creating a plan of action.”

Mike joined FPC in June 2019. He was previously based at London Stock Exchange member firm, Blankstone Sington where he initially trained as a Dealer, trading stocks, bonds and collective investments. He then moved into a client facing Investment Management role following further qualification, with responsibility for managing discretionary and advisory investment portfolios for private clients, charities and trusts.

Mike’s qualifications include:

  • BA (Hons) International Management
  • CII Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning (DipPFS)
  • CISI Chartered Wealth Manager
  • Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Securities & Investments (FCSI)

In addition to bringing his investment experience to strengthen and support the delivery of FPC’s investment process, Mike joins the firm’s advisory team to offer an integrated financial planning and investment management solution to its clients. He will also be focusing on developing FPC’s professional relationships throughout the North West

Mike is a busy family man, married with two children and two dogs. Any other free time is spent in the world of basketball at a successful Basketball England affiliated club which he founded. He also enjoys going to the gym, snowboarding and travelling when possible.