We have an impressive track record of profitability and financial stability.


From simple investment strategies to complex property transactions – we've developed one of the most flexible pension vehicles in the self invested pension market.

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We harness the latest technology to give advisers and clients a more efficient, personal and satisfying experience.

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Each of our pension consultants has, on average, over 25 years' experience in financial services. Experience that translates as expertise.


We allocate a pension consultant and team of pension administrators to every client. Together, they cover all SIPP and SSAS requirements.

Dentons Pensions timeline.


45th anniversary as a SIPP & SSAS specialist


Dentons achieves it's 10th
5-star FASA award


Dentons SIPP celebrates
25th anniversary


Acquired Brown Shipley
SIPP & SSAS book and
acquired MAB SSAS book


Celebrating 40 years
as a self invested pension


Acquired Sippchoice SIPP


Acquired MAB Self Invested
Retirement Plan (SIRP)


Acquired Tenon Pension
Trustees SIPP & SSAS


First 5-star Financial Adviser Service Award


Moved to Sutton House,
Weyside Park,
Catteshall Lane, Godalming


Introduced the Dentons SIPP


SSAS book acquired from
Newton Investment Management


Established originally
for SSAS

Our Experts.

Martyn Rose


T: 01483 521 521


Martyn Rose has been the majority shareholder of Dentons Holdings plc since 2001. He has helped steer the company through substantial growth to its current financially stable and successful position. Martyn is a qualified barrister and became Chairman of his first publicly listed company at the age of 34. Since that time, he has been Chairman of over twenty five public and private companies with a present involvement in financial services, publishing software, online academic research, manufacturing, recruitment and commercial radio. In addition to his other commercial interests, Martyn has been a trustee of the Cystic Fibrosis Trust, a school governor and co-chaired the National Citizen Service.

David Holloway

Managing Director & Senior Pension Consultant

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David joined Dentons in 2013 and brings 21 years' experience within the pension industry. David holds the CII Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning (Dip PFS). He became a Director in January 2021.

Hannah Berns

Director & Senior Pension Consultant

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Having graduated in 2010, Hannah has been working in financial services since 2012. Her main role is the development of new business from Financial Advisers in the South East, as well as working with direct clients. She originally started with Dentons in 2016 as sales support. Holds Regulated Diploma in Financial Planning.

Ian Stewart

Director & Senior Pension Consultant

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Ian has been with Dentons since 1994 and was appointed to the board in 2005. He has over 35 years of SSAS experience and 28 years of SIPP experience. He was a Committee Member of the Association of Member Directed Pension Schemes (AMPS) from 2005 to 2007 and SIPP Provider Group from 2000 to 2005. He has a law degree (Hons) from Warwick University as well as the CII Diploma in Financial Services (DipPFS).

David Fox

Director of Sales & Marketing, London

T: 07919 287 133


David has 29 years' experience developing intermediary relationships in the financial services sector. David joined Dentons in 2011 and became a member of the Board in 2018. He is responsible for Dentons' sales and marketing strategy in addition to developing financial intermediary relationships throughout the UK.

Derrick Fowler

Executive Deputy Chairman

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Derrick joined Dentons in 1983 and, following his appointment to the Board of Dentons Pensions in 2005, he was appointed in 2021 as Executive Deputy Chairman for Dentons Holdings PLC which includes Dentons Pensions, Dentons Investment Services Limited and DPM Legal. Derrick has nearly 40 years’ experience in self invested pensions.

Holly Andrew

Sales Support Manager

T: 01483 521 568


Holly joined Dentons in November 2021. In her role as Sales Support Manager she assists professional introducers and clients with new business SIPP and SSAS enquiries and technical support as well as overseeing and developing the Sales Support team. Holly also ensures that new enquiries are dealt with quickly and efficiently through providing, and checking, the essential paperwork required to establish a SIPP or SSAS with Dentons Pensions. Holly was promoted from Sales Support to Sales Support Manager in June 2023.

Craig Baker

Regional Sales Manager, South West

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Craig graduated in 2013, and has been working in the SIPP industry ever since.

James Beal

Regional Sales Director,
North & Scotland

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James joined Dentons in May 2014 bringing over 29 years’ experience with insured and independent SIPP providers. His primary role has been the development of new business from Financial Advisers in the North of England and Scotland. This has focussed on developing new SIPP and SSAS clients who require a more bespoke approach to retirement solutions involving assets such as commercial property, equities and more complex structured investments.

Oliver Bowler

Regional Sales Manager,

T: 07798 969 369


Having graduated in 2003, Oliver has worked in self-invested pensions for his entire career with a particular focus on bespoke pension planning including commercial property/land purchases as well as a huge range of other types of assets. Since 2011 his career has been developing SIPP and SSAS business with financial advisers across the Midlands and the North where he has developed a reputation for helping advisers achieve the most technical of transactions.

Robert Bosier

Regional Sales Manager (South East)

T: 07741 655 515


Robert graduated in 2018 and has worked in the Financial Services industry ever since, both in the advisory and platform sectors. Robert joined Dentons Pensions in October 2022, where he looks to utilise his background knowledge of these sectors and SIPPs when enhancing and building new relationships in the South East region.

Martin Friel

Senior Pension Consultant

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Martin joined Dentons in 2012 and brings 33 years' experience within the pensions industry. He holds the Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning.

Marc Hobden

Operations Manager

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Marc Joined Dentons in 2014 and has over 15 years‘ experience in the pensions industry covering Group Personal Pensions as well as SIPPs and SSASs. He holds the CII Diploma in Financial Planning.

Hugh Cannon

Head of Pensions - Fairmount

T: 07425 648 686


Hugh has specialises in member directed self invested pension schemes. He has comprehensive experience in property investments, private company shares and divorce-related advice. Hugh in his capacity as a professional trustee enjoys chairing family meetings especially in difficult circumstances where his mediation and negotiation skills are recognised. Hugh has 42 years' pensions experience, beginning in the employee benefits division of a large life office specialising in the design and administration of defined benefits schemes.

Kate Cheeseman

Senior Pension Consultant

T: 01483 521521


Kate joined Dentons in April 2017 and has over 21 years’ experience in the pension industry covering Group Personal Pensions as well as SIPPs and SSASs. She has a Financial Studies Degree (BA Hons) from Sheffield Hallam University as well as the CII Advanced Diploma in Financial Planning (APFS).

Rod Doy

Senior Pension Consultant

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Rod joined Dentons in 1997 and has over 35 years' experience in the pensions industry. He currently holds the Financial Planning Certificate and CII Diploma in Financial Planning (DipPFS).

Robert Edgar

Pension Consultant

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Robert joined Dentons in January 2024 and brings over 36 years' of experience in the Financial Services Industry. Robert holds the CII Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning.

Richard Edmonds

Client Senior Manager

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Richard joined Dentons in January 2021 as part of Dentons Pensions’ purchase of Fairmount Trustee Services Ltd from Brown Shipley. Richard has 22 years’ experience in the pensions industry, working in an administrative role for Friends Provident from 1997 and moving to Brown Shipley in 2003. Richard has been managing SIPPs and SSAS’s and providing professional trustee services and technical assistance for SSAS’s for over 17 years, as well as assisting with wealth preservation across generations. Richard holds the CII Diploma in Financial Services (DipPFS).

John Prosser

Pension Consultant

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John joined Dentons in October 2023 and has 30 years' experience in the pension industry. He has worked mainly in Client Servicing roles covering all manner of enquiries and enjoys engaging with the customer and building trusting relationships. He is studying towards the CII Diploma in Financial Planning.

Richard Mann

Senior Pension Consultant

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Richard joined Dentons in 2015 and brings over 31 years’ experience within the Financial Services Industry. He holds the CII Diploma in Financial Planning (Dip PFS).

Stephen Thompson

Client Manager

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Stephen has worked for Fairmount Trustee Services Ltd since September 2000 and joined Dentons in January 2021 following the purchase of the business from Brown Shipley. Stephen’s technical pensions experience and knowledge extends to the provision of pension fund trusteeship, the holding of commercial property as an asset within a pension fund, pension benefits in the event of divorce and the transition of pension benefits in the event of death. Stephen holds the CII Diploma in Financial Services (DipPFS) and the CISI certificate in Advance Financial Planning (MCSI).

Helen Hunt

Marketing Manager

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Helen joined Dentons in 2010 and is responsible for the marketing for the company including the website, social media, brochures and all client facing marketing materials including new business literature. Helen is also involved in advertising, seminars, and as additional sales support. She holds a Chartered Institute of Marketing degree and Financial Planning Certificate, CII RO4 and RO5 qualified.

Andy Powell

Marketing Executive

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Andy started at Dentons in January 2018, having graduated from the University of Chichester in 2016. He previously worked for a professional services firm in 2016-2017. Andy’s main roles involve the website, social media, brochures, events, mailshots and new business literature. Andy is looking towards specialising in Digital Marketing.

Stephen McPhillips, BA, FPMI

Technical Sales Director

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Stephen has been with Dentons since January 2012, having spent all of his working life in the member directed pensions sector at some of the major providers. He joined the industry 35 years ago, training as a SSAS administrator looking after his own portfolio of SSAS clients and soon became a field-based SSAS consultant which involved providing face to face SSAS consultancy services to clients, their financial advisers and accountants. Stephen was elected a Fellow of the PMI in March 2018.

Katie Bell

Sales Support

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Katie joined Dentons in 2022 and works in the sales team, assisting professional introducers and clients with new business enquiries and technical support. She also ensures that new SIPP and SSAS enquiries are resolved quickly by providing the necessary paperwork and assistance required to establish a SIPP or SSAS with Dentons.

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Explore our flexible SIPP (self invested personal pension) and SSAS (small self administered scheme) products and discover how we can help client's retirement funds work as hard as possible – from simple investment strategies to complex property transactions.

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