Tilney Smith & Williamson bolsters London finance planning crew – Accountancy Immediately


Tilney Smith and Williamson has announced the appointment of Chris Yardley as a financial planner in its London office.

The move reportedly supports the firm’s continued growth strategy for its financial planning team and comes ahead of the group relocating to its new offices in Gresham Street in the spring.

Yardley joins Tilney Smith and Williamson from Strabens Hall where he spent five and a half years and worked as a client director. Prior to that, he held positions at various London-based wealth management organisations. 

Additionally, Yardley specialises in advising HNW/UHNW clients and is a qualified chartered wealth manager. 

Anil Khiani, managing director at Tilney Smith and Williamson, said: “I am very pleased that Chris is joining our growing financial planning team in London. Chris brings a great deal of experience and expertise which I know will be greatly appreciated by our clients.

“We have an ambition to further expand our financial planning team in London and I am delighted we are continuing to attract seasoned professionals like Chris to the firm who will help support our growth strategy.”

Yardley added: “I am very excited to be joining Tilney Smith and Williamson’s London financial planning team. The group has an exceptional reputation and possesses a dazzling proposition across investment management, financial planning and professional services.

“I look forward to further developing my expertise in helping HNW/UHNW clients achieve their financial goals.”