Gareth Evans

Leadership & Business Skills Training

A former Welsh rugby international sportsman (British Lion, Barbarian) who has represented his country on the world stage for many years and who brings a high level of motivation and charisma to the field of personal development and learning.


With extensive team building, management and leadership skills, wide ranging FS experience and a can do attitude, this strong team player demonstrates the essential knowledge and skills necessary to be successful in today’s challenging markets. 


Gareth has spent 35 years working in the Financial Services Industry. He has been a Building Society Manager, a director of an IFA business and, for the most part in Senior Management roles with a major Insurer.


His roles have included T&C Manager/ Officer, Training & Development Manager, Regional Compliance Manager and for many years as part of an award winning National Sales Management team.


Gareth now provides consultancy and training and development interventions to Financial Services organisations and many other industries.


Areas of Expertise:

  • Financial Services Training
  • Business Skills Training
  • Leadership & Management Training
  • Training & Competence Schemes

Professional Qualifications & Achievements:

  • CII Diploma in Financial Planning
  • BS ISO 22222 Certification (2012) in Financial Planning
  • Member of the PFS, IFP and Fellow of the Institute of Sales and Marketing Management (F.Inst.SMM)
  • Ashbridge Management School - 2 week residential course covering Change Management, Accounting and Leadership
  • Sundridge College - 1 week course covering Project Management & Team Building