Christopher Smithfield

Senior Associate

About

Chris is an accomplished savings and investment professional with over 20 years international experience. He is always compassionate towards clients needs and aspirations – no matter how big or small.

Chris services clients on a quarterly basis to very high standards and always aims to achieve above-average financial returns with Lump Sum and Regular Savings Portfolios.

Chris has a broad client base, with a high percentage of clients who work at senior level in the oil industry, employed by Saudi Aramco, Bectel, Haliburton and others.

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Skills and expertise

    • CISI 1
    • CII 1
    • Economics Degree from Plymouth Polytechnic
  • Chris is married to Sara and has two kids (Mollie 17, Oliver 14) and two greedy Cocker Spaniels (Jess and Nellie).

    Chris enjoys supporting Mollie and Oliver as they take part in events on the triathlon and rugby circuits.

  • Chris and I met when I first arrived in Dubai in 2005. I was in need of a wealth manager to look at advising me of savings plans that met my needs. Chris’s had a great understanding of the funds and packages available to me and was able to lead me through the complete process. Chris has always been professional and diligently kept in touch with me for the past 7.5 years and has always continued to provide outstanding service. Anyone who has a monthly sum of money to invest or a lump sum to invest, I would highly recommend Chris to help invest your savings.

    Peter Fulton
    Group President
    Hyatt International

    Chris and I met when I first arrived in Dubai in 2005. I was in need of a wealth manager to look at advising me of a savings plans that met my needs. Chris’s had a great understanding of the funds and packages available to me and was able to lead me through the complete process. Chris has always been professional and diligently kept in touch with me for the past 7.5 years and has always continued to provide outstanding service. Anyone who has a monthly sum of money to invest or a lump sum to invest, I would highly recommend Chris to help invest your savings.

    Erik Dekker
    Owner

    Bridges Connect Consultancy Limited

    Chris has been assisting us with our financial planning for almost two years now and during this period, he has come across as a credible professional with strong work ethics and has provided us with consistent & reliable results which has helped us achieve results in line with our expectations.

    Vivek Gopalakrishnan
    Executive Director

    Standard Chartered Corporate Finance Team

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