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At Ardent, we are passionate about helping you make the most of your finances. Which is why we take the time to get to know you, your lifestyle and aspirations, before offering personalised financial planning and advice, tailored for you.

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Case studies

Client

Rijk Zwaan

Ardent have recently overseen the introduction of an auto-enrolment compliant pension scheme at the UK office of the global vegetable and salad seed breeding and distribution supplier Rijk Zwaan.

“The team at Ardent Financial Planning worked with us every step of the way when we chose to update our pension scheme to the auto-enrolment model.

“Their advice was invaluable. Despite the complexities involved they oversaw a seamless transition to the new arrangement. Members of staff are delighted with their new pension scheme.”

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Our news

4 Sep

Ardent wins best newcomer at the Intelligent Office annual conference »

Ardent wins best newcomer at the Intelligent Office annual conference

18 Jan

Ardent are the Proud Sponsors of the York Local Hero Awards »

In keeping with our York roots and our wish to be closely involved with local community initiatives, Ardent are delighted to be the main sponsors of Minster FM's Local Hero Awards event at York Racecourse.

Meet the team

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    Gary O’Brien

    Managing Director

    Specialisation:

    Chartered Financial Planner

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    Michael Oglesby

    Director

    Specialisation:

    Later-Life Financial Planning

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    Mark Fisher

    Director

    Specialisation:

    Commercial Financial Planning

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    Nick Blake

    Mortgage Consultant

    Specialisation:

    Commercial Finance Consultant

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    Ruth Norman

    Mortgage Consultant

    Specialisation:

    Mortgages and Family Protection

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    Elain Hughes

    Business Manager

    Specialisation:

    Bringing things together!

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    Chris Tordoff

    Para-Planner

    Specialisation:

    Operations and Planning

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    Fiona Stockdale

    Administrator

    Specialisation:

    Mortgages and Protection

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    Trish Newton

    Administrator

    Specialisation:

    Mortgages and Protection

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    Andy Tatterton

    Administrator

    Specialisation:

    Pensions and Investments

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    Jonathan Hind

    Junior Para-Planner

    Specialisation:

    Financial planning, investments and pensions.