• Kristopher Heck Founder, Managing Partner, Chief Investment Officer

    Kris came to the UK in 2007 with one of the world’s largest asset management companies. Having experienced many of the challenges faced by American expats in the UK, he decided that he wanted to help other expats solve those problems.  He set up Tanager in 2012 to do just that and, as our CIO, utilises his extensive investment experience and knowledge to help structure our clients’ portfolios to maximise US/UK tax efficiency.

  • Jeff Hedges Founder, Partner, Senior Financial Advisor

    Jeff is a Founding Partner and Advisor at Tanager, providing investment advice to US families living in Europe. Combining cross border know-how with an extensive international network, Jeff delivers robust solutions for his clients, using both his 25 years of experience in institutional banking and a decade in wealth management. By the time Jeff was 24 he had attended 17 different schools and universities and resided in Africa, Asia, Europe and the USA.

  • David Costello Partner, Financial Advisor

    David came to the UK as a trailing spouse having been a financial advisor for 13 years in Boston.  As well as a liking for Boston sports teams, David is an experienced financial planner who has quickly grasped the issues that fellow American expats in the UK face.  David specialises in building financial plans for UK-based households that include US taxpayers and leads the Tanager Financial Planning Team.

  • Kyle Pettigrove Partner, Financial Advisor

    Kyle joined Tanager in London in 2016 having moved to the UK with his fiancee. A US/UK dual citizen and Philadelphia native, Kyle previously worked as a financial adviser in the US specializing in retirement planning.  Now spearheading Tanager’s Philadelphia office Kyle brings both relevant personal and professional experience to his role and is an avid traveler and craft beer enthusiast.

  • Patrick Mulhern Financial Advisor

    Patrick has been an off-and-on resident of the UK since 2003, when he came to university in Scotland and subsequently met his English wife.  He brings years of experience as an advisor and financial planner in America, where he worked for a number of prominent international firms.  He has also spent time in the legal industry, and is a published author on trusts and estates law.  Patrick specialises in financial planning with a focus on trusts and inheritance issues and he enjoys helping his clients navigate the intricacies of living and working between the UK and the USA.

  • Abbas Somji Financial Advisor

    Abbas joined Tanager in early 2018 having previously worked at an RIA in Houston, Texas.  Holding the US CFP®, Abbas is an expert in US retirement planning and, being married to a Brit, understands the tax and planning issues faced by Anglo-American households.