Lester has worked exclusively in the financial services industry, starting in retail banking with NatWest where he gained experience in lending to individuals and businesses, legal and technical aspects of debt recovery and litigation handling followed and early retail sales experience as a specialist lump sum investment adviser.
He left employment with NatWest in 1992 since which time he has operated as an Independent financial adviser under his own auspices until early 2012, when he became part of OCM and moved his clients into the firm. His role today is split between advising his own clients on the financial advisory aspects whilst OCM manage the assets and promoting the DFM service to other IFA’s
His outside interests include skiing, current affairs and an external involvement in developing software solutions for financial advisers. He is married and lives in Harpenden.