Our Team

We’re proud of all who work for Aspira; it’s a people business looking after the financial well-being of real people. Here’s who we are…

Derek Miles - Managing Director

Derek Miles

Managing Director
I’d worked for many years as a financial adviser before deciding it was time to take the plunge and…
Andy Chidgey - Operations Director

Andy Chidgey

Operations Director
Before joining the Aspira team I was actually a Management Consultant but my mate Derek knew this…
Charles Keirl - Finance and Marketing Director

Charles Keirl

Finance & Marketing Director
Back in 1999, during a stint of thirteen years as Finance Director of Silverwood Group I first…
Jamie Cullen - Director

Jamie Cullen

Director
Before making the move to Aspira I worked for Standard Life as a regional manager for the South…
John Haines - Director

John Haines

Director
Before founding Aspira along with Derek Miles and three other directors back in 2003, I was working…
Rob Clarke - Director

Rob Clarke

Director
Before I came to Aspira, I was advising at Jeremy Dunnett &Co. It was crossing paths with Derek…

Adam Hendry

Financial Planner
I have over 20 years experience in Financial Advising, having previously worked for Bristol and…

Anthony Barrett

Corporate Benefits Consultant
Before I joined Aspira I was working for a large retail bank, but I wanted to make the move into…

Craig Jenkins

Financial Planner
I was working at AMP London Life in the pensions team when Andy Chidgey told me about the financial…

Martin Walls

Financial Planner
Before joining Aspira I was MD of WallsWalker Ltd, an IFA company based here in Bristol, but now I…

Steve Monckton

Financial Planner
I was already working as a financial planner before I joined Aspira, but it was the opportunity to…

Adam Farrant

Corporate Consultant
Before I joined Aspira I was working as a Business Development Consultant for Aviva. I love…

Dan Lamb

Corporate Benefits Consultant
Before joining Aspira I worked for a number of leading employee benefit consultancies advising…