Who we are

Our distinct and direct approach to investment management is built on the twin foundations of our experience and your thinking. We regularly review; we don’t drown you in technicalities and there is none of the usual product push from fund managers. We work to your unique current needs as well as future plans and aspirations, and we believe your most valuable asset is always peace of mind.

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Alison Sellers

Alison has been a financial adviser since 1992 and set up Astus in 2001. She specialises in Wealth creation and Financial Independence. She has a particular expertise in Investment strategy.

Alison is also a qualified Trust and Estate Planner in Will writing, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Inheritance Tax.

Alison enjoys long dog walks, music and spending time with her family and friends.



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Jon Bagust

Jon has been a financial adviser since 1987 and set up Astus in 2001. He specialises in Retirement planning and Income Drawdown and has a particular expertise in pension fund analysis.

Outside of work Jon enjoys cycling, travelling and ski-ing.




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Emily Lamont
Emily has been our personal assistant since 2015 and manages the administrative side of Astus.

When she is not in the office, Emily is also a Registered Nutritional Therapist and Wellbeing Coach. She is happiest spending time exploring the great outdoors with her family and dog and the great indoors of traditional hostelries along the way.