Mel Oades

Financial Planner

Dip FA

Mel began his career in financial services as a tied financial PJB_8693edit web optimisedadviser with the Cooperative Insurance Society (CIS).

In 2006, Mel decided to leave to become an independent financial adviser with National IFA, Positive Solutions. Having established himself in that role, he felt it time for a new challenge and decided to join IQ in 2015 to help expand our advice services into the North of Lincolnshire and the Humber.

Mel primarily provides advice to individual clients and small businesses owners, working with them throughout their working lives to help build and protect their wealth.

Mel is married with 2 young sons and enjoys most sports but particularly cricket and rugby.


Level 4 Diploma for Financial Advisers

Member of the Institute of Financial Services

Click here to view Mel’s Statement of Professional Standing (SPS)

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