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Our People

Our people are very important to us, as is making certain we provide you with the best possible professional financial advice. Below is a short biography for each of our colleagues together with their contact telephone number. For further contact details please see our "Contact Us" page.


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Jimmy Lang , Chartered FCSI FIOD
Tel. 0161 905 0160, Email. jlangaslg.co.uk
Jimmy has a wealth of experience having been involved in the financial services industry for over forty years. Initially with Barclays Bank, Union Discount Company of London Ltd and Oppenheimer Fund Management during the mid 1970s to the early 1980s. He then joined up with Dean Scott to form Scott Lang & Co. in 1983.
Jimmy is a specialist in the investment sector and is Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (FISI).

Outside work Jimmy is a keen golfer and a fan of Rugby Union.
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Ian Scott , ACII APMI MBA
Tel. 0161 905 0160, Email. isgscottaslg.co.uk
Ian joined the company in 1989 having previously worked at Sun Alliance and Standard Life. Starting as Assistant Pensions Manager, Ian worked his way through the Company to his current position of Managing Director.

His specialisation is pensions, both group and individual, including advising on SIPPs and SSASs, and is an Associate of the Pensions Management Institute. He is also an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute and holds the Diploma in Financial Services. Ian recently completed an MBA at Manchester Business School.
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Ian Thomasson , MIFS DipFA
Tel. 0161 905 0160, Email. ithomassonaslg.co.uk
Ian has many years experience in Financial Services: working with private and corporate clients.
Ian was Managing Director of Avidus Wealth Management Ltd before the merger with Scott Lang & Co Ltd in June 2008.
His day to day specialisation is Pensions, Self Invested Personal Pensions (SIPPs) and Small Self Administered Schemes (SSAS).
Ian is married with four children and his non-work interests include football, squash, golf & skiing.
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David Musgrove , MIFS DipFA
Tel. 0161 905 0160, Email. dmusgroveaslg.co.uk
David has been an Independent Financial Advisor since 1989 following many years with Prudential. He was a Director of Avidus Wealth Management Ltd prior to the merger of Scott Lang and Avidus.

He concentrates his efforts on Wealth Management, specialising in trusts, taxation, and investment, both onshore and offshore.
David is married with four children and enjoys golf, football, rugby and skiing.
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David Martens , Dip PFS
Tel. 0161 905 0160, Email. dmartensaslg.co.uk
David joined Scott Lang & Co Ltd 15 years ago, having previously worked for a leading UK Pension and Investment Institution as a Group Pensions Manager. He has worked in a variety of roles in the Industry over a 38 year period, covering a wide spectrum of both Corporate and individual Financial Planning areas.

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Geoff Cook , ACII APFS
Tel. 0161 905 0160, Email. gcookaslg.co.uk
Geoff joined the Company in 2005 after seventeen years with a Major Life Office and seventeen years as a Director of a leading North West Financial Adviser firm.
He advises high net worth clients in all aspects of Financial Planning, including Investment and Pensions.
He is a Chartered Financial Planner and has the G60 Pensions qualification.

In his spare time he is a keen football supporter.