Co-founder of Norwich Planning SGWM agency passes away

Stephen Girling, managing director and co-founder of Norwich-based Monetary Planning agency SG Wealth Administration has handed away at his house.

The daddy of three was taken sick final month and died peacefully, surrounded by his household.

Mr Girling collectively launched SG Wealth Administration (SGWM) in 2001, creating it into the 37 worker enterprise it’s right this moment.

Dr Andy Wooden, Chairman of SGWM, mentioned: “As you possibly can think about, information of Stephen’s passing has hit all of us extraordinarily arduous throughout the enterprise, and we ship our condolences to his spouse Rachel, his youngsters, and all who knew and beloved him.

“I can say from each a private {and professional} perspective that he was an extremely particular man who introduced a number of steering, kindness and alternative to many.

“We in fact perceive that our shoppers would possibly take heed to the pivotal function Stephen has performed on the helm of our firm for greater than twenty years, so we wish to allay any potential issues you could have as to the steadiness of operational exercise at the moment.

“Due to Stephen’s conscientious professionalism and his capability to develop a vastly proficient and competent crew of specialists of their subject, we have already got in place a powerful management crew.  Our shoppers could be assured that we’re working as arduous as ever on delivering identical stage of service and help you may have come to anticipate of us.”

The corporate’s administration crew had already been actively succession planning for SGWM, with a view to Mr Girling leaving the enterprise in 2024.

Mr Wooden mentioned: “Stephen and I have been already in discussions round his intention to step away from the enterprise on the early a part of 2024 and labored carefully on making a course of by which we had been endeavor useful governance and resilience work for a lot of 2023.  Consequently, we’re capable of be assured of easy continuity even in these sudden circumstances.”

There shall be a Thanksgiving Service for Mr Girling on Tuesday 16 January at 3.30pm at CityGates Church, 2 – 6 Botolph Road, Norwich NR3 1DU.  Refreshments shall be served within the church following the service and the household mentioned they welcome alongside everybody who needs to hitch them.


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