Solidus team

Malcolm Noblett

Malcolm Noblett

Malcolm is the owner and Managing Director of Solidus IEP Ltd. He has run Solidus since 2006, having previously been involved in international sales and marketing roles for multi-national companies.

During this period, Malcolm has transformed Solidus from an IHT focused business into a highly respected trust company, offering a broad range of trust solutions aimed at protecting the assets of Financial Planners’ clients.

Claire Beach

Claire Beach

Claire has 15 years experience of trust solution services at Solidus, having previously worked for an international bank.

She holds several industry qualifications including the leading Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners Advanced Certificate in Will Preparation. Claire leads our Trust and Will drafting team.

Helen Thompsett

Helen Thompsett

Helen has worked at Solidus for 12 years, having come from a banking and personnel background. She initially delivered trust solutions and now works as our Office Manager, where she drives our service levels, process improvement and staff training.

Outside of work, she is a trustee of the London Chamber of Commerce’s occupational staff pension scheme.

Sonya Gosling

Sonya Gosling

Sonya is the first point of contact for prospective licensees. She is a key member of the adviser support team and manages events and training workshops. She is also the dedicated team member for online and digital marketing.

She has a background in professional services marketing having previously worked within the benefits practice of a global advisory firm.

Hannah Peach

Hannah Peach

Hannah is a key member of the adviser support team. She provides pre-sales and ongoing licensee support which directly assists licensees in identifying and converting opportunities. Hannah is also a key point of contact for the rapidly growing Trust Fulfilment services.

Hannah previously worked for a large high-street bank.

Michelle Rex

Michelle Rex

Michelle previously worked in the pensions industry for eleven years before joining Solidus four years ago and brings a wealth of experience in this area to Solidus.

She works primarily within our financial trust team for pensions, DIS and life assurance trusts, and is your key point of contact for these solutions.

Sue Douglas

Sue Douglas

Sue joined our team two years ago, and brought a wealth of experience in administration and customer services.

Her focus is predominantly on our financial trust area for pensions, DIS and life assurance, and she is also responsible for the verification of original estate planning documents.

Mairi Watts

Mairi Watts

Mairi is a tax practitioner who joined Solidus six years ago and has recently passed her Advanced Certificate in Will Preparation.

Mairi works within our estate planning team advising on LPAs and Wills and Trusts.

Orla Mitchell

Orla Mitchell

Orla is one of the most recent additions to the Solidus team. She has progressed rapidly with Solidus and is now the key point of contact for new estate planning case entry and initial document drafting.

She has extensive customer service and financial services experience including working as an administrator in a conveyancing firm and as a mortgage and loan processor for a national mortgage provider.

Jo Roskilly

Jo Roskilly

Jo has been with Solidus for three years and is a key member of our estate planning team, with a strong background in business administration.

Her focus at Solidus is on delivering estate planning final documentation to our financial planners.

Holly Willson

Holly Willson

Having previously worked at Solidus, we are delighted that Holly has rejoined the team as the first point of contact for probate matters and Deeds of Variation. She also works on the trust drafting team. Holly has had invaluable experience at two financial services firms. Holly also has a Masters in Law from Cardiff University where she received a distinction.

In addition to the Solidus team, Phil Plant has responsibilities for accounting procedures, capital adequacy and compliance. His position as part of the graduate assessment board at the Halifax has stood him in good stead and he is an integral part of our recruitment process and ongoing HR support.