Brian Furzer
Name: Brian Furzer
Phone: +33(0)5 46 48 97 73
Mobile: +33(0)6 25 36 30 65
E-mail: brian.furzer@spectrum-ifa.com
Office address: 1 Rue de Chez Renaud, 17150 St. Georges des Agouts
Expat since: 2005
Specialist areas: Pension restructuring. Tax efficient growth and income from lump sum investments.
Family: Married to Linda and has a Dobermann called Skye.
Hobbies: Passionate about fly-fishing and fishing in general, outdoor pursuits and exercise, bird identification and nature in general, keeping fit, reading and music.

With an early background in English Law and Estate Agency, Brian progressed into Life Assurance and Financial Planning back in 1978. Brian has a wealth of experience in personal, family and Corporate Financial Planning at all levels. As well as achieving Financial Planning Certificates 1, 2 and 3 and CeMAP Mortgage Qualifications under the Financial Services regime, he gained numerous internal qualifications with Scottish Provident, Allied Dunbar and St. James’ Place. At Scottish Provident and Allied Dunbar he was responsible for business development as well as the development of individual performances in his team, all of which were achieved with success.

Brian has written many articles on fly fishing and 4 books on the subject which have been published internationally. An accomplished fly fisher he was included in the England Fly Fishing team and was Press Officer for the Federation of English Fly Fishers and Midland Fly Fishing Association for some years.

A computerized test also placed him among the top 10% of the world’s population in the “use and understanding of the English Language”.

With a high work ethic, Brian strives to ensure client satisfaction in all aspects of his service and uses his networking skills to ensure that clients have all the answers that they need to integrate successfully into expatriate life.