Ellon firm makes double appointment

Kevin Philip and Rebecca Shiel who have been appointed into two key roles within Phil Anderson Financial Services Ltd.
Kevin Philip and Rebecca Shiel who have been appointed into two key roles within Phil Anderson Financial Services Ltd.

An Ellon-based financial services company has recently made a double key appointment to strengthen its workforce.

Phil Anderson Financial Services Ltd has appointed Kevin Philip as mortgage adviser while Rebecca Shiel has been promoted from administrator to office manager.

Kevin joins the award-winning team after working in the oil and gas sector for a number of years,

He gained his mortgage advisor accreditation in just three months following a career change.

Kevin will be primarily responsible for mortgages and protection.

Meanwhile, Rebecca has worked for Phil Anderson Financial Services Ltd for four and half years .

She has been a huge influence in boosting the company’s profit margins and increasing its client base.

Commenting on the appointments, Phil Anderson, managing director of Phil Anderson Financial Services, said: “Kevin and Rebecca bring an abundance of talent to the business and I am delighted to have both on board.

“Kevin is a huge benefit to the team due to his outstanding ability to process numbers.

“He has shown true determination to get into this industry after putting himself through his mortgage adviser exams and passing them all on his first sitting in record time, which is extremely rare in this industry.

“His extensive knowledge of the financial and business sector is extremely promising for the business’ future development.”

Phil added: “Rebecca’s appointment will ensure the business is focused going forward.

“It will also safe-guard and heighten the level of service we can provide to our clients.

“Rebecca is a fantastic member of the team and has been instrumental in building the business up over the past few years.”

Phil Anderson Financial Services Ltd was established in 2011 .

The company employs a team of seven across its offices in Ellon, Aberdeen and Caithness.

The firm specialises in mortgages, insurance, investments and pensions and was recently named as the winner in the Best Customer Service category at the Best of Business Awards 2015.