John Hayden

Recruitment and Acquisitions Director

My focus is providing a first-class consultancy service to Financial Services businesses in the UK with a key focus on Mergers and Acquisitions.

I also provide consultancy services for Recruitment, Marketing, Sales and Operations based on 35 years in the sector and a dozen key Board and Director positions at most of the leading FS Networks and IFA’s over the last three decades.

As an experienced financial services professional with a wealth of experience in proposition development, marketing, sales and recruitment and a founding director of two major networks and CEO of independent adviser firm, I am pleased to be working alongside Sovereign Financial Partners and Sovereign Wealth based in West Yorkshire.

My focus is the recruitment of quality Advisers and profitable IFA Businesses to the group.

I’m a keen sportsman and marathon runner. I have raised over £20,000 for Macmillan, local children’s hospice and National Star Centre.

Sovereign Wealth Limited is an Appointed Representative of and represents only St. James’s Place Wealth Management plc (which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority) for the purpose of advising solely on the group’s wealth management products and services, more details of which are set out on the group’s website Sovereign Wealth is a limited company registered in England and Wales, Number 07115386. The ‘St. James’s Place Partnership’ and the titles ‘Partner’ and ‘Partner Practice’ are marketing terms used to describe St. James’s Place representatives.