Matthew Hodge Director Matthew joined Buzzacott in 2015 and is a Director in our Financial Planning team. A CFA Charterholder and a Chartered and Certified Financial Planner, Matthew uses his considerable experience and expertise when advising clients on financial planning and investments. He specialises in advising private clients and their families in the creation of financial plans, portfolio construction, asset allocation and investment selection. Matthew's expertise is not limited to just the above, he has also undertaken a range of investment consultancy assignments, some of which include advising on global custodian appointments for financial institutions, devising investment management agreements for wealthy individuals and families, advising charities on the selection of investment managers and the on-going monitoring of investment performance and risk. A recognised industry professional, Matthew has been awarded Financial Times – Money Management - 'Financial Planner of the Year' four years running (2009 – 2012). Outside work, his interests include playing any sport, in particular football and generally keeping fit and active. "I see a lot of people who have investments all over the place, so being able to reorganise and make sense of them is really satisfying." Check out our exclusive Q&A session with Matt and find out what motivates him.