John Godding

Partner

Chartered Financial Planner ACII APFS

Financial Planner Chartered

John has held a variety of senior positions working chiefly on legal and tax matters. 

He played a key role in the formation of PMN in July 1992, and after working closely with Mark and Pete for several years, John was invited to become a partner.

John’s role at PMN is to ensure that the advice given to our clients, is of the highest possible calibre.

He plays a key role in the running of the firm, and is a member of the Investment Strategy Team, and therefore helps shape the firm’s investment proposition.

His relaxation is spent walking, fishing and enjoying time with his grandchildren.

CAREER

1965 – 1972 Administrator at Canada Life
1972 – 1979 Technical Services Consultant at Anthony Gibbs Personal Financial Planning
1979 – 1981 Technical Director at Cox & Kings Financial Services
1981 – 1982 Technical Services Manager at Schroder Life/NM Schroders
1982 – 1990 Manager of Technical Services Department at Target Life
1990 – 2001 Manager of Technical Services Department of Lombard International Assurance SA
2001 – Partner in PMN Financial Management

QUALIFICATIONS

Associate of Chartered Insurance Institute qualified in November 1970
Barrister called to the bar in November 1978
Chartered Financial Planner qualified in January 2012

ASSOCIATE OF THE CHARTERED INSURANCE INSTITUTE (LIFE AND PENSIONS)

  • Elements of English Law
  • Commercial Practice
  • Fire and Accident Insurance
  • Law of Life Assurance
  • Compound Interest
  • Mortality and Elements of Valuation
  • Life Assurance Underwriting
  • Pensions

BAR EXAMS

  • Law of Contract
  • Constitutional and Administrative Law
  • Equity and the Law of Trusts
  • Criminal Law
  • Property Law
  • Family Law
  • Law of Taxation
  • Law of Torts
  • History of English Law
  • Company and Commercial Law

CERTIFICATE IN FINANCIAL PLANNING

Financial Planning Certificate (Papers 1,2 and 3)

DIPLOMA IN FINANCIAL PLANNING

  • J01 (Personal Tax)
  • JO2 (Trusts)
  • JO6 (Investment Principles)
  • CF2 (Investment and Risk)
  • CF4 (Retirement Planning)
  • CF8 (Long Term Care Insurance)

ADVANCED DIPLOMA IN FINANCIAL PLANNING

  • G10 (Taxation and Trusts)
  • AF5 (Financial Planning Process)