About Adrian Luscombe-Whyte
Vice President, International Pensions
Adrian Luscombe-Whyte acts as Vice President of Holborn’s International Pensions Division. Headquartered in Dubai since 2000, with branch offices in Africa, Asia and Europe, Holborn Assets is one of the largest offshore financial services companies in the world renowned for its commitment to quality and professionalism. Holborn has built this enviable reputation on its commitment to hiring highly qualified advisers from the UK, investing heavily in state of the art back office IT systems and adopting self-imposed internal compliance procedures comparable to those prescribed by the HMRC in the UK.
Since joining Holborn in 2003, Adrian has used his wealth of knowledge of the offshore financial services market and UK tax legislation to good effect. His advice is highly sought after and trusted by many senior level executives across the GCC. With a number of years’ experience in the offshore financial services market, Adrian specialises in offshore pension transfers. Along with the expertise of Holborn’s Pensions Technical Division, Adrian ensures clients receive the best guidance with an emphasis on tax efficient pension options and prudent investment choices.
When not advising clients Adrian enjoys spending time with his fiancé Cassie and the world’s most spoilt dog, Bear. He enjoys wine and literature and fills his spare hours writing a novel and watching sport, especially rugby and cricket.
GNVQ Advanced Business Distinction, FAIQ Financial Advisors International qualification, Financial Planning certificate, various internal banking and insurance related exams completed with Aviva (formally Norwich Union) and HSBC.
Not many people know…
Adrian won an international debating competition when he was 12 years old.
What Clients Say about Adrian
“Adrian has advised me with my finances since 2005. His easy manner and ability to explain investments in plain English ensure that I understand fully his proposals. This in turn gives me the confidence to ask questions without fear of being thought ignorant. Nothing is ever too much trouble and Adrian takes the time to describe the wider financial context of his ideas. The fact that I still rely on his expertise 8 years on is testament to the esteem in which I regard him.”