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South Wales

Chair: Ian McIver FCII, CertPFS (
Chartered Champion: Gareth Shears (
Education Outreach Ambassador: Simon Martin FPFS (
Membership Officer: Vacant
New Professionals Officer: Vacant
Professional Qualifications Officer: Lewys Richards FPFS (
SMP Advocate: Gareth Shears DipPFS (
Committee Support Officer: Kelvyn Hatch DipPFS, Cert CII (MP) (
Committee Support Officer: Carl Hagger (

  • Welcome from South Wales

    Hi, I’m Ian McIver the Chair of the PFS South Wales region which covers the Cardiff & Swansea CII regions. We hold our PFS meetings in The Vale and, of course, all are welcome to attend.

    We have an excellent relationship with various colleges and universities and often invite students to attend and witness the world of financial planning in action! We are always looking for like-minded people to join the committee, so if you are interested please do get in touch.



  • 2022 South Wales Regional Conferences

    We are really pleased to be returning to a full program of Face-to-Face events in 2022 and below are some dates for our South Wales regional events. Click on the link below to register or save them in your diary if registration is not yet opened.

    More events, organised by your regional committee will be advertised in due course. If you have any suggestions for local events you would like to see, please contact your committee.




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