Meet the Team

Derek Reading – Chairman FCP

Derek & Ashley have been involved in private & corporate wealth management for the past 30 years.

Prior to that Derek worked for a major engineering firm running sales operations across all major territories throughout South East Asia and the Far East.

In 2009 they founded the highly respected wealth management organisation, Fortress Wealth Partnership LLP in conjunction with the St James’s Place Group in London which continues to manage the wealth of UK private and corporate clients to this day.

In 2011 they established a FCA operator approved media fund, Fortress Entertainment LP alongside NCM Finance & Coutts & Co.

In 2012 they established The Fortress Fund, a Luxembourg based property fund (SICAV-SIF) regulated by the CSSF and an offshore trade and merchant bank to facilitate the funding of several high profile build projects in the UK.

Ashley Reading – CEO

Derek & Ashley are now harnessing all their knowledge, contacts and skills to manage the financial affairs and provide tailored made concierge services to high net worth individuals and companies  under the new brand, Fortress Capital Partners.