About Us

About Us

ParnabyEvans Financial Advisers have no ties to any particular provider and utilises products from many providers in the market place. We do this intending to ensure our clients receive advice in their best interests based entirely on their specific needs and circumstances.

With over 30 years of combined experience assisting clients, we pride ourselves on aiming to ensure their needs are met from a wide range of products.

All initial consultations are free of charge and we will outline clearly the fee structure for any product we may recommend as suitable following your personalised financial review. We ensure all our clients are fully aware of the costs involved before proceeding with any product or policy.

Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

The value of your investment can go down as well as up and you may not get back the full amount you have invested.

For mortgages ParnabyEvans usually charge a fee of £229 and receive a commission from the lender.

ParnabyEvans was formed in 1997 by Neil Parnaby and Paul Evans.

Neil and Paul had over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry working for various large financial institutions. They decided to combine this wealth of experience in order to offer a high quality, professional service to deliver financial advice on a more personal level. Richard Carey joined in 2001 to help ParnabyEvans deliver financial advice to an ever growing customer base. Richard took over as partner from Neil in 2009 and ParnabyEvans continues to grow. We now offer advice to customers in many places in the UK, as well as in the North East where we are based.

ParnabyEvans reputation has gone from strength to strength over the years. Numerous local solicitors and accountancy practices now recommend their clients to us for financial advice, due to the quality of the service we provide.

We are passionate about helping people organise their financial affairs in order to potentially achieve the best possible outcomes, and enjoy long term relationships with our clients to ensure their goals are met. We aim to achieve this by meeting with our customers on an on-going basis.

Company History


Paul Evans - Director

Paul Evans joined the industry in 1988

Paul Evans joined the industry in 1988 with the Prudential, progressing in to management with the Prudential in 1994. Paul built and managed a team of financial advisers for three years before leaving the Prudential to fulfil his ambition of running a successful business in financial services

In 1997 Paul and Neil Parnaby founded ParnabyEvans with the aim of offering high quality professional financial advice which includes will writing and arranging Lasting Powers of Attorney to offer a rounded service to their clients.

“Having worked for the Prudential for 9 years I was able to bring what I had learned from a client focussed company with an excellent reputation for personal service and combine this with my ethics of offering a bespoke professional service tailored to each individual clients needs to ParnabyEvans”


Having graduated from university in 2000

Richard worked in the Credit Risk department of Orange Mobile Phones for 1 year, before joining ParnabyEvans in October 2001. Having obtained the CeMAP qualifications he worked as a specialist mortgage and protection adviser, building up a large client bank both in the North East and all over the UK.

In 2009 he obtained his Diploma in Financial Planning qualification and began to offer all financial services to his clients. It was at this time that he also took over as a partner in ParnabyEvans. Richard still specialises in mortgage advice and prides himself on ensuring his clients receive a friendly, efficient service that is individually tailored to meet their needs.

“I believe that all clients deserve the best service possible and that it is our role to fully understand the client’s situation and goals. I believe in maintaining contact throughout the advice process, and on a regular basis afterwards,to aim to ensure the client’s needs continue to be met. ”

Richard Carey – Director