• 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.

  • Alex Eichhorn Managing Partner

    Alex is responsible for the day to day running of Tanager with a focus on Client Service. With over 17 years experience in private banking and wealth management, working both with clients and having valuable operational and compliance experience, Alex is our in-house project manager and go-to guy for non-investment related issues. He also explains the rules of cricket to the rest of the team and takes the blame for the rain.

  • 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.

  • Matthew Freeman Research and Reporting Associate

    Matthew is a US citizen born and raised in London. Bringing with him experience and knowledge of the finance industry Matthew joined Tanager in September 2016 to apply a recent Physics graduate’s mind to the task of helping the Partners and Advisors with investment decisions and daily portfolio management dealings.

  • 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.

  • Jason Wong Investment Associate

    Jason spent five years studying in the US, where he earned his degree and MBA at Midland University, NE. Having adapted to the Mid-Western culture, he spent time interning at a local financial services firm. Once returning to the UK, he quickly found Tanager where he now provides support to our advisors.

  • 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.

  • James Barnett
    James Barnett Client Services Associate

    James joined Tanager in the summer of 2018 having gained valuable experience working for a large investment management firm. James provides first class client service to clients and financial advisors alike.

  • Alexis Liatis Graduate Trainee

    Alexis joined Tanager in July 2018 as a Graduate Trainee having just completed a bachelors degree at McGill University. He supports our advisers in building tailored wealth plans for our clients.

  • Maria Veitch
    Maria Veitch Office Administrator

    Maria joined Tanager in October 2018 as Office Administrator.  From New Zealand, Maria is spending time in the UK in between travelling. Often the first point of contact for our clients, Maria is responsible for the smooth running of the office.