Chris Cousins

“In planning for retirement, clarity fosters security, and security brings ultimate happiness.” – Chris Cousins

Chris Cousins has been an integral part of the Financial Architects planning team since 2005, specializing in working with those clients who are near or in retirement.  He entered the financial industry in 1992, working with individual clients, as well as spending a few years in the pension administration business.

Chris serves on the team that oversees all portfolio management operations in the firm. His passion is to bring clients to a place of clarity as they approach, and transition into, the retirement stage. The clarity that is achieved allows clients to feel secure, maximize their income, and therefore truly enjoy life.

Chris earned his Chartered Financial Consultant designation (ChFC) from the American College in 1999. He is a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors.

Chris currently serves as a Board Member for the FACES Foundation, started in 2006 by Sharman Lamka, in loving memory of her husband, Philip Lamka.

He enjoys spending time with family, fitness training, playing music and reading. A resident of Brighton since 1998, Chris and his wife Susan have two teenage daughters, Ella and Olivia.