We are delighted with the support we have received over the years from our partners to whom we would like to express our sincere gratitude. Below are the amazing organisations who sponsor EGHC. Our club relies on sponsors who directly assist us in maintaining our ability to perform at the highest level of national hockey and provide grassroots sport for many players. Email us if you would like to join the team
Beaufort Financial is a nationwide partnership of Independent Financial Advisers (IFAs) offering sophisticated and transparent financial advice to private companies and individual clients. Below we share some background to Felix, his history with East Grinstead Hockey Club and an outline of the valuable services he offers.
Felix offers holistic financial planning, covering investments, retirement, as well as business and personal wealth protection. He also provides his clients with a Will writing service. Felix prides himself on providing a personal and meticulous approach to finding the right solution for individuals and businesses alike. He does this utilising his technical knowledge and considerable experience to provide straightforward understandable advice, delivered in a helpful and timely manner.
Away from the Office
Felix has lived in the East Grinstead area for the last 52 years. He was educated in Horsham and Forest Row and has been married to Felicity for 40 years. Together they have three children. Coming from a Rugby Union family, father and brother played for Harlequins. Felix moved schools to Michael Hall in Forest Row where Field Hockey was the sport. Felix and his two brothers soon converted to hockey and quickly joined EGHC as a family in 1971. Simon Cole (known to EG members as "Big Man") became a legendary centre back, winning the National Club Championship with the Mens 1st Team in 1983. Justin Cole too became a star player for the 1st team and represented South U21. Felix ix more of a journeyman player, from touring to Flottbek in Hamburg in 1973 aged 14 and going all the way up the teams and all the way down, finally retiring from playing aged 58 with the Almighty East Grinstead Saints. A life long member of East Grinstead Hockey Club, Felix still enjoys supporting the club through watching games and sponsorship. He now plays golf and would love to improve his handicap
The Official Part
Felix is an Independent Financial Advisor, authorised, regulated and registered with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) number FDC01009. You can view Felix's entry on the FCA Register. Furthermore, all advisors must be issued with a valid Statement of Professional Standing (SPS) every year which confirms that they continue to satisfy stringent requirements to act as a financial advisor
Felix Specialises In:
Rising pension ages and life expectancy means retirement now happens later in life and is longer than ever before. Taking financial advice is important when planning your retirement and pension pots. Whatever you are accusing through your working life will need to support your lifestyle throughout a hopefully long retirement. Retirement planning is complicated and has been made even mores by constant changes to the rules. We make it our business to stay up to date with the latest tax rules so that you can take full advantage of the available tax breaks. Whatever your aspirations, Felix and Beaufort Financial will help you make the most of your pensions and the investments so you can enjoy the retirement you deserve. We offer a free no-obligation initial consultation to discuss your financial needs
Investments and Savings
Putting money aside regularly will help you get the things you want in life. There are a few things to think about that can help you to achieve your savings goals and find the right kind of saving or investing option to suit you. From Stocks and Shares ISAs, Cash ISAs, Deposit Accounts, Gilts to Insurance Bonds, Endowment, Annuities, Unit Trusts and Investment Trusts, there are many types of savings and investments, each having different structures, tax treatments and implications for investors. Felix and Beaufort Financial will help you to assess your goals and attitude to risk, ensuring that you make the right decisions for your investments. Sensible investment planning begins with understanding what your investment aims are and what your appetite to investment risk is. We offer a free no obligation initial consultation to discuss your financial needs,