We are a small team that delivers big, award winning results – dynamic, straight talking and committed to growing your business.
Founder and Director
Founder and Director
Linda has substantial strategic marketing and business development experience gained through senior leadership roles within a global organisaiton and her own marketing consultancy. She has made measurable positive impacts on revenue, cost reduction from efficiency gains and business growth, as well as cultural and behavioural change.
Linda has over 20 years of experience in the Financial Services industry, with twelve years at Mercer Investments, where she became Global Head of Marketing for five years.
Working across different sectors of the investment and savings industry, she has a full appreciation of the challenges facing marketing teams from multiple viewpoints, enabling her to couple clarity of thought and vision with genuine objectivity.
Winner of the Women in Investment Award – Marketing Influencer of the Year 2020, shortlisted 2021 and 2022
Simon is an experienced information architect specialising in websites and internet technologies. He uses these skills to design websites and other software that meet best practice in Information Architecture and Search Engine Optimisation (SEO).
He has designed and built numerous websites and applications, including library, knowledge management, data room, bulk email legal casework, eCommerce and membership community systems.
Simon was previously Head of Information & Website Systems at Prospect, and holds an MSc in Information Management from the University of Sheffield.
Neil has over 20 years experience in creative design, specialising in 2D and CGI illustration, brand development, website and digital media, advertising campaigns and design for print. His varied clients come from industries such as financial services, property development, utilities companies and sports.
Neil’s career in design began in 1996 and his first creative role was for Aspen Printing in 2000, where he created brochures, advertising and marketing literature for hotels and businesses in the Channel Islands. In 2004, he moved to Cedar Group, an integrated marketing agency based in Southampton, where by the end of his tenure he was the Senior Creative Designer and responsible for running and managing the studio. At Cedar, Neil also created work for a number of blue chip accounts including Barclays Bank, Motorola and Kenwood, as well as designing for Cranfield University, Rugby World Cup 2015, Wembley Stadium and more recently providing concepts for 2017 Cricket World Cup Hospitality. Neil began working independently in 2016.
1. Dynamic & flexible
HT Financial Marketing have the agility to adapt to your precise marketing requirements. Whether we’re working as your sole marketing resource, on a consultancy basis or side-by-side with your in-house team, we augment your marketing capabilities with expertise, energy and experience.
2. Holistic industry viewpoint
Uniquely, our expertise is drawn from across the investment and savings sector. Having worked closely with investment managers, investment consultants, wealth managers, independent trustee boards and fintechs, we can view projects from multiple perspectives simultaneously. As a result, HT Financial Marketing bring a rare clarity of vision that cuts through vested interests to deliver cogent, successful strategies.
3. Proven ROI
Time and again, our client case studies document proven return on investment against measurable KPIs across all aspects of financial marketing activity. We’re in the business of delivering tangible results, not vague promises.
“Strong management skills, flexibility and a smooth and quick integration into the team ensured the final, critical stage of our large global marketing project was successfully delivered.”Monica Ralli, Former CMO, Hay Group
Having worked with Linda for numerous years, I have seen how she has led many incredible marketing industry and company initiatives. For each she has brought her own combination of marketing strategy, passion, energy and straight talking. A real do-er, who will step up and take accountability, achieving her client’s goals within budget. Bev Brown, Management Board, WIBFBev Brown, Management Board, WIBF