• 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.

  • Kate Hedges Communications Advisor

    Kate has been a US expat for over 25 years with her family. Initially working in Germany and then moving to the UK in 1995, Kate has combined a career in corporate communications with raising three sons and a daughter.  A keen blogger herself, Kate is editor of our podcast, Tanager Talks, and oversees our client communications.


  • 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 Junior Financial Advisor

    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.

  • Shivani Hindocha Client Services Associate

    Shivani joined Tanager at the start of 2019 having gained experience from a large international investment management firm. Shivani provides outstanding service to both our clients and financial advisors. Always thinking about the small things, she consistently aims to provide a better client experience.

  • Alistair Jackson Research and Reporting Associate

    After graduating with an MPhil from St John’s College at the University of Cambridge in 2018, Alistair chose to follow in his father’s footstep and pursue a career in the financial services. Alistair joined Tanager in February 2019 after six months at an executive search firm in the City of London and now provides investment research and client reporting support to the financial advisors.

  • Jeremy Bailey Financial Advisor

    Jeremy joined the Tanager team in 2019 bringing 15 years of experience in helping clients align their finances with what is most important to them. He specialises in retirement income strategies and multigenerational planning. Jeremy decided to leverage his US/UK dual citizenship status to relocate to London in 2017. He quickly identified the breadth of financial challenges faced by Americans and US connected families living and working abroad. Jeremy comes to London via Cleveland Ohio and Miami Florida. In his free time, he enjoys running the Thames path, spending time outdoors, and travelling.

  • Alicia Bonser
    Alicia Bonser Office Administrator

    Alicia joined Tanager Wealth this June 2019, as our Office Administrator. After only moving to London just recently, she is looking forward to her new career in the big city. Often the first point of contact for our clients, Alicia is responsible for the smooth running of the office.