Mark Hughes is a successful entrepreneur, Chartered Financial Planner and Fellow of the Personal Finance Society and holds advanced Diplomas in most financial regulated products and pensions.
After working for Lloyd banking group he founded his own regulated financial service business Mark Hughes & Associates. Which he grew for 20 years before it was acquired by a larger financial institution. He continues to work as a special advisor to the business and clients
He was a founder member of the SDP in 1981, has contested General Elections for the Conservative party and is currently Deputy Leader of Royston Council, a Council Member of the Luton and Hertfordshire Insurance Institute and member of the Economic Research Council.