Executive Team

Nigel Speirs


Emyr Blease

Managing Director

Meet Our Advisers

Gavin Porritt

Chartered Financial Planner

Gareth Blease

Financial Planner

Craig Meschede

Financial Planner

Josh Mathieson

Financial Planner

Lauren Blease

Trainee Financial Planner

Client Services Team

Gary Campbell

Client Services - Administration


Gary joined Holborn following previous roles as a senior medical claims adviser and IFA administrator. He now has his sights firmly set on being of service to our clients and also the career development opportunities available to him at Holborn. A former semi pro footballer who now keeps himself fit partaking in charity ‘fun’ runs.  

Rhiannon Campbell

Client Services - Administration


Rhiannon joined Holborn in February 2014. A completely new direction for her, as an Administrator on our Client Services Team providing support for all your financial affairs. Having lived in Wimbledon most of her life, she is pleased to be working in Wimbledon village.

Bonnie Dudeney

Client Services - Client Liaison


Bonnie’s previous roles have been in Financial Services and the PR/Luxury industry. As Client Liaison, she is focused on providing an excellent service to all our clients and is committed to continually developing her skills and career at Holborn. Bonnie enjoys keeping fit, cooking and spending time with her young family.

Sylvia McDonald

Head of Client Services


An industry professional with over 20 years experience in wealth & financial planning Sylvia heads up our Client Services team. Sylvia’s primary objective is to help Holborn deliver a consistency and excellence of service to our clients.

Gareth Harding



Gareth is a Paraplanner with over twenty years  experience in financial services. He has previously worked for various financial planning firms and joins Holborn in 2022 to support the advisers and help ensure clients receive the best possible service. Having grown up in Wimbledon , Gareth is local and enjoys spending his weekends with family and friends. His hobbies include art, music, reading and socialising. He also tries to stay active but finds keeping up with his young daughters has overtaken visits to the gym.