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Richard Colburn
Richard Colburn
Vice President International Pensions

Hi, I'm Richard Colburn

Pension planning, retirement planning, succession planning and tax

Richard Colburn acts as Vice President of Holborn’s International Pensions Division specialising in Pensions strategist, QROPS, Retirement solutions Consultant - UK qualified, RDR compliant Financial Planner

Employment History
Employment Hightlights

Employment History

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.

Richard joined Holborn Assets in 2012 with over 25 years’ experience working in the Financial Services industry. His career began in London where he qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant, specializing in the areas of tax, pensions and trusts. He then spent time as a financial services corporate training consultant with a client base that included Coutts, Dresdner Kleinwort Benson, Santander and Edward Jones. Richard moved into full time financial planning in 2004, advising expatriates in the areas of pension planning, retirement planning, succession planning and tax planning.

My Favourite Quote

"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like hard work"
- Thomas Edison

More about Me


Richard enjoys spending time with his wife and children.


Richard keeps fit cycling around 8000km a year and is a weight lifter

Extra Curricular

After graduating from Imperial College, Richard took a 2 year sabbatical working as a US lifeguard.

What My Clients Say

“Richard is the best kind of financial advisor – bright and analytical, personable and serious – but never pushy. He asks the right questions and listens. Over the years, I have interacted with and hired numerous money managers both in my professional career and in my personal life — Richard is among the best.”

Guy Pace
Finance Director, Actors Equity Guild Pension fund

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