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Chris Allen recognised as a PAM 2023 NextGen Leader

PAM's coveted NextGen Leaders have been revealed for 2023 and we're proud that Chris Allen, Wealth Planning Director, has been recognised.

Chris Allen


We are delighted to announce that Chris Allen, Wealth Planning Director, has been recognised as a PAM 2023 NextGen Leader.

These awards are based on PAM Insight's experience and knowledge of who is rising to the top quickly, and why. An open call is made for nominations with PAM’s readers suggesting rising stars they feel should make the list.


Why Chris Allen was nominated

Chris Allen, a Chartered Financial Planner, has developed a strong trust-based personal brand and enjoys high advocacy across the bank, with his network of professional introducers, and above all his clients. He makes significant contributions across all business lines and consistently receives outstanding feedback from clients and colleagues.

Our experience with Arbuthnot Latham has been very positive. The support from Chris Allen has really been excellent,” shared a private client.

During the last few challenging years, Chris has shone against the backdrop of disruption, remaining focussed on clients’ personal lives and wellbeing. He also champions our cultural values and supports our internship scheme where he aims to inspire and mentor the next generation entering the industry.


How PAM select NextGen Leaders

Factors considered in compiling the winners include the reputation or performance of the company that the nominee works for, feedback from senior executives, trajectory of their promotion and/or business development success, relative years of experience, and active involvement in promoting good organisational culture.


PAM’s profile on Chris Allen

Chris Allen, Wealth planning director, Arbuthnot Latham, 13 years’ experience

Chris joined Arbuthnot Latham's London office in 2014 where he manages professionals, entrepreneurs, and international clients.

Prior to Arbuthnot Latham, he held paraplanner roles at RSM Tenon and Kingston Smith Advisers and then took on the same role at Arbuthnot Latham.

Within the same year of joining the firm, Chris was promoted to wealth planner and in 2018 was promoted to senior wealth planner.

In 2022, he was promoted to wealth planning director and now manages the wealth planning team.

He is a Chartered Financial Planner and provides advice to both private and corporate clients. Additionally, he supports Arbuthnot Latham’s internship scheme where he aims to inspire and mentor the next generation entering the industry.


Many congratulations to Chris on being recognised by PAM for this coveted accolade.

Chris is a key member of our Wealth Planning team


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