Olya joined us in 2022 as a Trainee Financial Planner, having worked in various finance roles since 2016. She has a background in medical science and has transferred her willingness to help people with their health to their finances. She has diverse experience in finance, including working as a Paraplanner and as an Independent Financial Advisor, giving Olya a well-rounded view and a strong understanding of financial planning.
Wanting to help clients achieve their goals is a fundamental aspect Olya’s work. She enjoys understanding the unique needs of each client and then providing valuable advice which will have a positive impact on their lives. She advises clients on all aspects of financial planning and spends time growing her network so that her clients have access to legal, tax and accountancy advise when it is needed.
Olya is passionate about encouraging women to be financially independent, whatever their financial position in life. When advising couples, she is keen to ensure both parties take an active interest and understand the decisions being made so that they are both prepared for whatever life throws at them. She is also passionate about helping vulnerable individuals with their financial position and does this by providing her advice in a language which is easy to understand.
Olya came to the UK from Belarus in 2008 and has since made herself at home in the UK. She enjoys classical music and works with Devon Opera on their marketing activities to help introduce classical music to a younger audience. She also enjoys exercising, reading and gardening, and on top of all of that she is studying towards Chartered Financial Planner status.