As a business owner, your role is intrinsic to the success of your company, your family and the people around you. Your time is precious and often spread thin.

With the pressures that come with running a business, it can feel like you barely have time to pause, let alone get financially organised.

From experience, we know that your business and finances are inextricably linked. We’re also well aware of the challenges that this presents to you; as an individual, a family and a business.

You likely have multiple areas of uncertainty that require a financial strategy. From withdrawing profits tax-efficiently to an eventual succession plan or sale, we will translate the things you worry about as a business owner into practical action. Not only that, but we will work with you on an ongoing basis to ensure that you can live the lifestyle that you’ve worked so hard to achieve; both now and in retirement.

We’re a firm of Chartered Financial Planners, with years of experience in working with business owners. We specialise in reality-based financial planning; bringing the real things that you want to achieve – and the real life that you want to attain in the process – to fruition.

We will:

Work with you to clarify your personal and business goals, both short and long term

Create an exit strategy or succession plan to secure the future of your business

Help you to withdraw profits from your business tax-efficiently

Use cashflow modelling to map out various “what if” scenarios

Work with your other professional advisers to provide cohesive, streamlined advice

Take a holistic approach to your business, family and future, ensuring the secure and successful future of each

Business sale – Judy

Judy was a business owner and had recently affected a planned sale of her company. Having been focused on the business for so long, her key concern was understanding the transition into retirement; both in terms of her time and resources.

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What our clients say

This company has provided me with expert financial advice and support. Without them, I wouldn't enjoy the happy retirement I am now experiencing. I may also say that the whole process has been - dare I say it – fun!

Mandy, Cannes

A client since 2005

We have been extremely satisfied with the advice we have received from Higgins Fairbairn and would thoroughly recommend them.

Steve, Ascot

A client since 2006

A very sound business who knows what they are talking about and deliver advice succinctly with knowledge.

Dr A., Pinner

A client since 2003

Higgins Fairbairn really takes the time to understand our financial goals, put together a clear strategy while anticipating future requirements and reliably look after the whole process. All this in a knowledgeable and friendly manner.

Nikki, High Wycombe

A client since 2012

Gp has been very helpful in reviewing our finances and making great recommendations on investments and other financial matters. I would not hesitate to recommend him.

Mrs D, St Albans

A client since 2015

Higgins Fairbairn have been providing a quality service to me for many years. In all those years, I’ve never felt or needed to look elsewhere.

Robert, Stourbridge

A client since 2006

We have been with Higgins Fairbairn for over 30 years, during which our lives and circumstances have required professional financial advice which took account of our particular needs and wishes. This was always provided in a friendly, supportive and empathetic manner, which we have much appreciated and come to depend on. It has been a great benefit to have a company like Higgins Fairbairn, who are accessible and reliable, to look after many vital aspects of our affairs.

Mrs and Mrs F, London

Clients since 2006

My wife had very complicated pension arrangements which were sorted out with doggedness, patience and skill.

Arthur, London

A client since 2007

Decisions about retiring early were made easier after consultation with Mr Mantini. He answered all questions in a straightforward manner and inspired confidence in his knowledge of options available to me.

Ms A, London

A client since 2015

As a retired person, I appreciate the advice Higgins Fairbairn give me which fills me with confidence for the future and leaves me relaxed about my financial affairs.

Mr P, Barnet

A client since 2007

Higgins Fairbairn offers a personal and informed service to its clients in an environment of confidentiality and tailoring to the needs of the individual. Staff know their brief and execute it well.

Jane, London

A client since 2010

We have always found that Gp and his team have given us an excellent service and have gone to great lengths to understand our personal circumstances and needs.

Mr O, London

A client since 2008

Over the last 25 years, the Higgins Fairbairn team have always been there for me. They are outstanding in their knowledge and helpfulness.

Sue, London

A client since 2005