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The Team

Find out about our professional and experienced team - who they are, how they can help you and how you can contact them.

Andy Kirby


Andy set up Mint Wealth Management in 2010 with the aim of bringing together a group of like-minded, highly qualified, professional advisers who share a commitment to delivering a personal and high level of service.

Outside of work Andy likes to keep fit and when holidays permit loves nothing more than biking, skiing or horse-riding with his family.

Martin Lees


Martin has worked in the financial services since 1990 having worked both as an adviser as well as having a wealth of experience gained in Regulatory Compliance & Oversight, Sales Management and Business Development. Martin gave up his IFA advisory license in 2015 to concentrate on running Mint Wealth Management on a day to day basis covering the regulatory and compliance oversight.

In his spare time, he likes to spend time with his family but also enjoys walking with his dogs, watching motorsport and also likes to undertake challenges to raise money for charity.

Sarah Hirst

Independent Financial Adviser

Sarah joined Mint Wealth Management in 2010 having already had many successful years as a financial adviser. Sarah is highly qualified as a Chartered Financial Planner and is recognised for her knowledge and experience particularly in the area of Pensions and Retirement Planning with many of her peers in the industry referring clients to her.

In her spare time she is passionate about dogs, having her own dogs and also having setup and run a rehoming charity working across different countries.

Steve Smith

Independent Financial Adviser

Steve started his career in Financial Services in 1998. He has built up a wealth of experience over many years advising both private and corporate clients. He has particular experience in providing investment and estate planning advice as well as pre and post retirement advice including pensions. He works closely with accountancy connections.

Matthew Fox

Independent Financial Adviser

Matthew has been advising clients for over 25 years. His specialities include investment, retirement and estate planning. He is passionate about providing advice tailored to individual client needs and delivering levels of service that clients rightly deserve.

In his spare time Matthew is a trustee of his local leisure and community centre, a keen fan of all sports and enjoys regular campervan trips around the country with his dog for company.

Andrew Dovernor

Independent Financial Adviser

Andrew has worked under Mint Wealth Management since 2010 and been involved in the financial sector since 1985, becoming a Financial Adviser in 1996. He predominantly deals with Investments, Taxation and Trusts, whilst also having specialist knowledge in the Later Life sector including Care fees planning. He has an excellent dialogue with his clients, meeting with them all on at least an annual basis, whilst being available throughout. He is a keen athlete looking to keep fit, and often takes on challenges to raise money for Charity.

Peter Jackson

Independent Financial Adviser

Peter began his career in financial services in 1989 and advises across all areas of financial planning with a particular focus on pensions and investments.

He is an experienced, highly qualified adviser and has achieved Chartered Financial Planner status. Peter helps clients achieve their financial goals and delivers advice in a way that is clear and understandable. Outside of work, Peter enjoys cycling, walking and following the fortunes of Sheffield Wednesday.

Ed Dowden

Financial Adviser

Ed has been helping people with their financial plans for the last 10 years. Through this period Ed has developed long standing working relationships with his clients and their families. His expertise is advising private clients in relation to Investment, retirement and estate planning. Ed is focused on the design, implementation and evaluation of bespoke financial plans to help people achieve their financial goals. Away from work Ed is a dedicated family man and is a vocal Welsh rugby and football supporter.

Trevor Daniel-Martin

Independent Financial Adviser

Trevor has worked in the Financial Services industry since 1988. He became an Independent Financial Advisor in 2004.  

Trevor predominantly assists clients with Investments, Retirement Planning and Estate Planning, with a particular focus on Inheritance Tax planning.  The fact that Trevor has had a relationship with many of his clients for over 15 years is testament to the level of service and expertise he provides.

Away from work Trevor is a competitive Latin American and Ballroom dancer, with his wife Michelle.  He also enjoys walking in the Lake District, where he lived during his teenage years, Fishing and Horse racing.

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