Our People

Our people are very important to us, as is making certain we provide you with the best possible professional financial advice. Below is a short biography for each of our colleagues together with their contact telephone number. For further contact details please see our "Contact Us" page.


Peter Engledow
Peter Engledow, IFA - Director
Tel. 0203 9100378
Mobile. 07841 513136
Email. peteexcel121.com
Peter is an experienced Independent Financial Planner and a director of Excel 121. His knowledge has been gained working in financial services since 1974; has been an IFA since 1998. His industry experience means that he is comfortable with dealing with both personal and corporate client relationships.

Peter’s consultancy time at Excel 121 remains his main interest and he enjoys interacting with clients helping them achieve their financial goals.

His qualifications include the Diploma in Financial Planning from the Chartered Insurance Institute (DipPFS) as well as additional qualifications in Later Life Planning, Mortgage Advice, Equity Release and Home Reversion Plans. He holds a current Statement of Professional Standing.

Available for meetings at our main office in Old Farm Park, our shared office in Victoria or if preferred, and by arrangement, your home or your office if that is more convenient.


Bill McDonald
Bill McDonald, Relationship Manager
Tel. 0203 9100378
Mobile. 07947 081021
Email. billexcel121.com
Bill McDonald, Relationship Manager. Having started his financial services career 1983 with major life insurance companies, he worked through the ranks in to management being responsible for a successful team of advisers. Due to restructuring within the industry in 2002 Bill set up his own advisory business.

He now concentrates on business development in Excel using his experience and wide range of connections to grow our client database and brand and also practices as a Mortgage and Protection Adviser.


Samantha Hughes-Dowdle
Samantha Hughes-Dowdle, IFA
Tel. 0203 9100378
Mobile. 07958 800930
Email. samexcel121.com
Sam has over 13 years' experience in Finance and Corporate Relations and was fortunate enough to spend several years living and working in Japan during her early career. Now as an Independent Financial Adviser, she draws on this experience and her wide financial knowledge to provide her clients with professional advice at the correct time with their best interests as priority. Keen to help clients understand the complexities of the financial arena, she is driven by her desire to ultimately help people attain a greater understanding of their financial circumstances and to assist them in planning well for their lives.

Sam is qualified to Diploma level and holds a Statement of Professional Standing. She is quite a linguist being able to speak Japanese, German and thankfully English.

In her freetime, Sam enjoys cycling, running and spending time with her family.

Hamish Ogilvie
Hamish Ogilvie, IFA
Tel. 0203 9100378
Mobile. 07802 530396
Email. hamishexcel121.com
Hamish is an experienced Independent Financial Planner.

Nigel Adams Dip PFS
Nigel Adams Dip PFS , IFA
Tel. 0203 9100378
Mobile. 07901554200
Email. nigelexcel121.com
Nigel is an experienced IFA and specialises in Pension and Investments and Equity Release.

His first career was as a recording engineer and he worked with many leading pop artists from the 70’s. He became an IFA in 1985 and likes to work with families and business’s to help them meet their goals and develop their understanding of best holistic financial practice.

He enjoys playing Bridge, DIY and gardening.


Tracy Rew
Tracy Rew, Office Support
Tel. 0203 9100378
Email. excelexcel121.com
Tracy is our administrator. She runs the show.

Yvonne Taylor
Yvonne Taylor, Administrator
Tel. 0203 9100378
Mobile. 07931 585926
Email. yvonneexcel121.com
Yvonne is an essential part of our admin team.

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