Meet the Team


Greg Rushton

Gregory Rushton [email protected]

Greg joined a life assurance company as a graduate trainee in July 1986. After undertaking various roles with a particular focus on pension’s management he progressed to Independent consultancy in 1997. He is a Chartered Wealth Manager with CISI and has a wide range of technical knowledge and expertise in the field of modern portfolio theory.

Bradley Smith

Bradley Smith [email protected]

Brad began his career in the financial services profession in 2000 and now specialises in providing wealth management solutions and financial advice in a bespoke manner with regard to pension planning, portfolio investments as well as both retirement planning and point of retirement options. Brad is a qualified Pensions Transfer Specialist who holds qualifications in excess of Diploma level.

Darren Hobbs

Darren Hobbs [email protected]

Darren has a financial services career beginning in 2001 and has gained vast experience and knowledge working for Global Financial Companies such as AXA Wealth and Santander Asset Management. Darren now provides advice in many areas of wealth management and has particular experience in retirement planning, investment solutions and protection matters. Darren holds a CII Diploma qualification in Financial Planning

Research & Administration

Cara Uyehara

Cara Herman [email protected]

Coming from a large corporate business background Cara joined GRS in 2015 and is our Company accounts manager dealing with all financial aspects associated with the Company. She is also fully trained in Pitmans Office Practise and ILEX Legal as well as being a highly experienced Personal Assistant and Administrator.

Diane Davis

Diane Davis [email protected]

Diane has been in the financial services industry as an administrator and personal assistant since 1997. She started her career working alongside a group of experienced IFA’s. She quickly gained the knowedge and skills to provide an extremely high level of administration support to the team, whilst acting as a PA to the Managing Director for just over 14 years. Diane now joins GRS Financial Consultants Ltd and brings with her, her knowledge and expertise along with her dedication.

Lena Drew

Lena Drew [email protected]

Lena is a fully qualified mortgage adviser who worked for a large High Street Building society for many years before taking a career break to raise a family. She now provides support to our advisers to ensure smooth and efficient running of client accounts.

Lisa Hunt

Lisa Hunt [email protected]

Lisa previously worked for GRS for 6 years prior to moving into the health & fitness industry and then having a family. She has now returned on a part time basis to offer administration support to our team. Her previous experience & excellent organisational skills are a great help both internally and to our customer base.

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