York financial planners welcome three new faces

Three of a kind: Declan Coates, Donna Skidmore and Graham Jones
6 Nov 2018 @ 11.09 am
| Business

York finance specialists Ardent have expanded their team.

Ardent, the independent financial planners based on Clifton, has three new recruits.

Graham Jones joins as a mortgage and protection consultant. Graham brings more than five years’ banking experience to work with clients to find them the best mortgage and protection for them.


Donna Skidmore is the new administrator specialising in mortgages and protection. Donna comes from a background of over 15 years in the banking industry and brings a wealth of experience with administration and customer service skills.

Declan Coates has been appointed as junior paraplanner after working for a large foreign exchange provider. Declan provides invaluable support to the financial planners.

Director of Ardent Mark Fisher said: “It’s been a busy summer for Ardent and we have welcomed our three newest appointments to the team with great pleasure.

“Both Graham, Donna and Declan bring fresh attitudes and a wealth of experience with them, making them the perfect fit for our expanding team.”