Sebastian Edwards

Originally from Surrey, I have been working in the industry since graduating from University with a Hons Degree in Economics. 

I have a passion for assisting clients ‘to live their ideal life’ by taking away the administrative and organisational burden associated with running their finances. 

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What drives me?

I take a holistic approach to financial planning and specialise in providing investment and retirement advice. When not continuing my professional development, outside of work you will find me walking my Red Fox Retriever Ralph. 

I like to keep fit and enjoy participating and watching a variety of sports. 

My qualifications

  • Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning
  • Certificate in Discretionary Investment Management 
  • Certificate in Mortgage Advice 
  • Certificate in Equity Release

We also have a team of in-house specialists who can help with matters such as safeguarded benefit pension transfers, long-term care or equity release. If you require assistance with these areas contact us today.



We are Chartered Financial Planners, publicly committed to a customer-first approach and values that align with a professional Code of Ethics.

We’ll provide solutions relevant to your needs, maintaining our knowledge through qualifications and ongoing professional development.

This sets us apart from other financial advisory firms and demonstrates our commitment to the industry and our vision and values - to protect and grow our clients’ wealth through a service built on the foundations of integrity, confidence and partnership. 

Find out more about our accreditations 

FCA regulated

The FCA regulates and oversees the conduct of more than 50,000 firms in the UK, which provide financial advice, products and services to retail clients and private investors.

You can view the Financial Services Register to check that any firm is suitably authorised; The Private Office’s firm registration number is 789482

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You can view my personal listing in the Adviser Directory by visiting the link below, which confirms I am authorised and qualified to advise you.

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All the Advisers at TPO undergo a rigorous in-house training and approval process in accordance with the FCAs guidelines. We are regularly re-assessed and checked to ensure our competence and conduct is of the highest standard for looking after our clients.

You can also check my qualifications and credentials by visiting the Personal Finance Society’s website.

How can I help you?

  • Diploma Qualified Financial Planner 
  • Look to assist you with achieving your goals financially through the use of cashflow modelling 
  • Advise on a range of pre and post retirement strategies 

Meet our expert team 

Our team members have extensive experience in the UK financial and investment industries. From specialists to support members, The Private Office is home to some of the finest Chartered independent financial advisers in the UK.