Strong teams build lasting client relationships. That’s why we pride ourselves on our collaborative approach. As we’ve grown, we’ve retained many of our original clients, advisors, and support staff. Together, we support our clients with passion, empathy, and a shared commitment to success. Discover the power of teamwork today.
Vijay passionately believes in financial planning to help people achieve their goals, from buying a home to saving for retirement. His mission is to build a client-focused financial planning business that inspires trust, transparency and provides excellent service. He oversees the company's growth, ensuring best practices, integrity, accountability, and compliance. Vijay invests in technology and digital tools to enhance efficiency and protect against cybercrime.
Outside of work, Vijay is active in philanthropy and serves as Chairman of his local golf club. He also enjoys spending time with his two adult children, walking through Kew Gardens, cooking delicious food with a nice glass of wine, and playing golf.
Vijay's dedication to his clients, employees, and the community is apparent in everything he does. He is a respected leader in financial planning, offering clear and transparent advice backed by exceptional service.
Richard is a founding director of Blackstone Moregate with considerable experience in financial services.
Apart from holding the highly sought after chartered status, he is also a qualified member of STEP (the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) and an accredited member of Resolution (specialists in pensions and divorce).
Richard also has good working relationships with accountants and solicitors and is often invited to speak at professional conferences.
When not working, Richard enjoys walking and cycling in the great outdoors and enjoying time with his family.
Apart from the courtesy and warm greeting I experience each time I speak or meet you or any of your team, I am always impressed by the level of knowledge...
I have been a client of Vijay Thakkar and Blackstone Moregate for over twenty years. Throughout this time they have carefully and sympathetically managed my small...
We had a complex SIPP requirement involving multiple pension schemes and a joint property purchase. Our previous advisor had informed us that the chances...