About Alex Murphy

Alex Murphy


First Choice Financial Management Ltd was set up in 1995 by Alex Murphy, following previous experience at The MI Group and at Legal & General. Alex was invited to join St. James's Place Wealth Management in October 2010.


Head office is based in Ickenham and the team consists of:

  • Ciara Murphy, Practice Manager
  • David McLaren, Financial Adviser
  • Michael McLaren, Administrator/Trainee Paraplanner
  • Marco Navarro, Administrator/Trainee Paraplanner
  • Ellen Donnelly, Administrator
  • Carl Nancekievill, Administrator
  • Della Murphy, Credit Control

Alex is an advocate of ‘Pearson’s Law’ which is :

"When performance is measured, performance improves. When performance is measured and reported back, the rate of improvement accelerates."

I use this in all areas of my life whether it is health, family and home life or business and having this mantra in my sub conscious at all times helps me personally and in my business life raise the bar in looking after my clients and delivering on going results in helping them achieve their goals and targets.

Keeping our clients on track to achieve their goals and targets is the most important part of our client relationship.

Alex is an active supporter of the St. James's Place Charitable Foundation which helps many charities in the UK and abroad.


Prestigious industry status recognises the value I place on my development and gives clients the confidence that they are supported by one of the UK’s leading wealth professionals.

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The Partner Practice is an Appointed Representative of and represents only St. James's Place Wealth Management plc (which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority) for the purpose of advising solely on the Group’s wealth management products and services, more details of which are set out on the Group’s website www.sjp.co.uk/products. The ‘St. James's Place Partnership’ and the titles ‘Partner’ and ‘Partner Practice’ are marketing terms used to describe St. James's Place representatives.

First Choice Financial Management Ltd is registered in England and Wales, Number 03741616. Registered Office: Hamilton House, 25 High Street, Rickmansworth, Herts, WD3 1ET.