The Duley Practice

Partner Practice of St. James's Place Wealth Management


Andrew Duley, St. James's Place Wealth Management Partner.

Andrew joined the family practice as an adviser in 2007. During 2010 Andrew became a Partner in his own right and finally took over as Principal for the Practice when his father Mike retired at the end of 2012.

Andrew holds a degree in Accounting and Finance alongside his Diploma in Financial Advice and is currently working towards Chartered status.

Andrew has endeavoured to ensure that the transition from father to son was a smooth process for all our friends and clients involved with the family business and is proud to be part of a Founding St. James's Place Practice.

Andrew has been keen to stay involved with local sport & Charities and we are delighted to be supporting Colchester & East Essex Cricket Club, Colchester Sports Personality Awards, Colchester Hockey Club, Lexden Tennis Club and Coggeshall Cricket Club. Andrew and Mike also run a successful Golf day for the Rob George Foundation.

Andrew is married to Lisa and has three beautiful daughters, Elizabeth, Evie and Isabel.



Andy Edwards

Andy has been working in Financial Services since 1986, and has worked for several of the UK’s largest financial institutions. Andy has extensive experience in the provision of advice to both personal and corporate sectors. He is passionate about providing an approachable, professional service to his clients.

Andy is married with 5 children, and two grandchildren.



Kate Pomphrett BEd (Hons), PA/ Administrator

Kate worked alongside her Father Michael Duley as his PA for many years and now assists her brother Andrew in the day to day running of the Practice.

Being part of our family Practice is something Kate feels very passionate about and is pleased to be involved in the day to day interaction with clients, many of whom she has known and has dealt with for many years.

Outside of work her three children keep her very busy.



Claire Lumley, Personal Assistant

Claire’s role as PA is to ensure our clients have great client servicing experiences and to assist the team to achieve this goal with the upmost efficiency and care.

She has been working for The Duley Practice for over three years now and enjoys a very varied and interesting role, she has found every day, that there is something new to learn.

Prior to joining the Practice, Claire has spent her career working within the Travel and Tourism industry, working overseas and the UK for prestigious Travel companies. It was here that she learnt her client servicing skills, which are now all being put to good use in the Practice.

Claire lives locally, outside of work Claire is a keen Landscape and Pet Photographer and enjoys relaxing weekends on her sailing boat.



Graham Parker Cert PFS, Practice Manager

Graham joined the Duley Practice in 2015 with experience within St. James’s Place since 2013. He brought with him a wealth of experience having worked in Financial Services for over 16 years.

His experience and knowledge of the industry is put to good use in a Supporting role to Andrew and the rest of the team.

Graham lives locally, he enjoys travelling and exploring the Suffolk Coast and motorcycling.