Meet The Team

We are proud to introduce to you our experienced and international team. We are a team that believe in passion. If you are passionate about what you do, then you will do it to the best of your ability. Our team of professionals are dedicated to education and the concept of lifelong learning. We value our talented workforce, encourage and reward each other in contributing to the full extent of our potentials.

James Hartland

Asia Managing Director

James has worked as a financial adviser since 1989 and brings experience and detailed knowledge of the financial services industry to Astra. James believes that listening to clients and trying to understand their needs and aspirations, is the key to helping them achieve their financial goals and dreams. During this time, like most industries, financial services has and continues to undergo radical changes. James spends time attending forums and discussions, to make sure Astra is best placed to continue to meet the ever-changing needs of our global clients.

Adam Leighton

Europe Managing Director

Adam has been in financial services, starting in 1999 with the West Bromwich Building Society, where he studied for and gained his Financial Planning certificates. He has also worked as an adviser for the Royal Bank of Scotland and then co-owned the company Astute Finance, before joining Star Capital Finance in 2009. Adam is now a Partner in Astra Financial Services and is helping drive the business forward in Europe and beyond.

Martin Kinsey

Europe Managing Director

Adel Jones

Associate Director

Don Valdez

Investment Director

Jason Truesdale

Country Manager

Dominic Hartland

IT & Security Support

Stuart Dodkin

Associate Director

Andrea Balint

Associate Director

Conrado Capili

Administration Manager

Jason Collins

Wealth Manager

David Ward

Senior Financial Advisor

Tatiana Zatologina

Advisory - Wealth Management

Tomas Koolhaas, MBA

Advisory - Wealth Management

Valerie Dalija

Administrative Assistant

Sarah Hartland

Marketing Manager

Denis Korolev

Area Director, Russia&CIS

Marc Gulle

International Financial Advisor