Chartered Financial Planners we advise UK residents, UK non-doms, and expatriates worldwide on all financial planning matters including retirement planning, savings and investment, estate planning, insurance, SIPPS & QROPS and generating income, from wealth accumulated, to support retirement.

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AES Adviser is headed by Chartered Financial Planner Russell Hammond. Russell is an integral part of the AES management team, responsible for helping the organisation to achieve its corporate mission of introducing positive change to international financial services. He believes this is best done by exporting UK best practice, training and competency, systems and controls, the highest standards of professionalism and best technology platforms to the rest of the world.

Russell is a Chartered Fellow of the Personal Finance Society and a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Insitutue for Securities and Investments. Holding Fellowships with the two key Financial Services organisations in the UK places Russell amongst the most highly Qualified advisers.

AES International was founded upon the principles of integrity, transparency, tenacity and the focus on building long term relationships with its clients – of whom AES refers to as ‘Partners’.

Here at AES we strive to achieve the very best for all of our clients in all that we do, whether that is assisting you with getting money in the bank working harder for you, or putting in place a plan to allow you to address your Retirement Planning goals.

As a market leading international financial advisory group, we draw upon many years of experience in providing bespoke financial planning solutions to a wide variety of differing nationalities with an even wider array of financial planning needs.

Qualified to the very highest levels, worldwide, working with us you can rest assured that you are in safe hands.


What Sets Us Apart?

Being Informed

We believe that if you are being advised on your financial affairs the person doing the advising should be amongst the most highly Qualified in the industry. To this end, all of our advisers are Qualified to exemplary levels.AES’s rigorous recruitment and selection process ensures that all of our advisers are able to demonstrate a long term track record of excellence within their professional financial services career.

Informing Others

Our own professionals are regular contributors to the television, radio, print and online media with the contribution of informed and attention-grabbing financial articles. You can read examples of some of this content within our own articles section

Professional To The Core

As well as our individual advisers being members of professional associations AES, in its own right, is a member of various different professional financial associations including the Personal Finance Society, The Chartered Insurance Institute and The Securities Institute (Investments).

Commitment To Service – A Genuine Care for Our Clients

Excellence in client relationships is at the core of all that we do. Please have a browse through our testimonial page to understand exactly what our clients perception of our attention to service really is. The customer comes first and that’s that.

Completely Transparent on Charges

Within AES we can work on a fee or commission basis. Whether we work for you by charging a fee or receiving a commission from a provider you can expect complete transparency when it relates to the way in which we are paid. There will never be any unexpected fees or charges from us.

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Who We Are

Find out more about AES International and how we’re well versed in supporting expatriates worldwide on all financial planning matters.

How We Work

Discover our process and why our motto “Protect First, Profit Later” is at the heart of everything we do.

Next Steps

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Giving Back

Discover our charitable schemes and the difference we make in the wider community.


Maintaining high standards in relation to both providing you with financial planning, and in administering your financial affairs.

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