Torevell & Partners has a highly qualified and experienced team of independent advisers. In addition to the four directors of the business we have also developed and recruited a group of talented investment professionals and support staff.
These individuals collectively have a wealth of experience. Clients of Torevell & Partners get to know a number of these key people to ensure that there is always depth and continuity to all our client relationships.
Details of our senior client facing professional staff are shown here:
Alan Torevell BSc (Econ.)
Joint Owner and Company Chairman
Alan Torevell was a founding director of the company in March 1997 and has extensive experience of the financial sector having previously launched one of the first IFA companies, Torevell Mahon, in Manchester in 1973. He was an Independent Financial Adviser for over 40 years.
Alan graduated from the London School of Economics in 1961 with a degree in Economics. He then spent several years teaching economics during which time he acted as Education Consultant to the London Stock Exchange.
Martyn Torevell MA (Cantab), ACA
Joint Owner and Managing Director
Martyn Torevell was one of the founding directors of the company, joining the business in 1997. He became Managing Director in May 2013.
In addition to holding the Diploma in Financial Planning, Martyn is a qualified Chartered Accountant. He spent nine years with Arthur Andersen in London and Milan, and his clients included a number of government controlled investment vehicles in Europe and the Middle East.
Martyn graduated from Cambridge University in 1988 with a degree in Natural Sciences. Outside work he is involved with a number of arts organisations and was recognised as a Cultural Champion of the North West in 2011 and 2012. He became a director (trustee) of the Royal Exchange Theatre in 2014.
Emma Holden BA (Hons), MA
Emma has over 20 years’ experience in financial services and financial planning. Emma joined the company in 2000 and was appointed as a director in 2016. She holds the Advanced Diploma in Financial Planning, is an Associate of the Personal Finance Society and is a fully qualified Chartered Financial Planner. Emma Holden graduated from Kingston University in 1990 with a degree in Business Studies, before completing an MA in European Studies at Guildford University.
Daniel Jones BA (Hons)
Daniel joined the company in July 2010, and became one of our registered financial advisers in 2015. He holds the Advanced Diploma in Financial Planning and is a fully qualified Chartered Financial Planner.
Daniel graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University with first class honours in Accounting and Finance.
As part of his degree he spent just over a year working at Manchester Building Society in the mortgage underwriting and investment departments and for a brief period in the society’s commercial banking subsidiary.
Daniel is a trustee of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Manchester.
Amanda Valentine MA (Oxon), ACA
Finance Director, Compliance Officer and Company Secretary
Amanda Valentine joined the company in September 1999 as Financial Controller and Company Secretary. She became Compliance Officer in July 2008 and was appointed as Finance Director in July 2016
Amanda graduated from Oxford University in 1987 with a degree in Chemistry. On graduating she joined KPMG qualifying three years later as a Chartered Accountant. She had a successful career with them and was a Senior Manager in Audit prior to joining Dewhurst Torevell.