Our people

Our local advice teams have years of experience in financial planning & investment management. At Flying Colours, we only hire passionate, dedicated and friendly professionals. We continually invest in training and support so that they get even better. That means we can be confident we are delivering the best possible service to you at all times. Speak to one of our advisers to learn if advice will make you money.

Advice team Personable and experienced. Our independent financial advisers are fully qualified and regulated by the FCA.

Derrick Royall

Chartered Financial Adviser

Derrick is a Chartered Financial Planner with over 36 years of experience in Financial Services, of which more than 22 years have been as an Independent Financial Adviser. Equivalent to a bachelor’s degree with honours, Chartered Financial Planner is a widely accepted 'gold standard' qualification for professional financial advisers in the United Kingdom. Derrick works closely with his clients to provide a highly personalised service, covering all aspects of financial planning and wealth management. He has strong technical and analytical skills and is passionate about proactively helping his clients progress to achieve both their personal and financial goals. Derrick provides consultancy support to manage the South West Region for Flying Colours as well as servicing a growing number of High Net Worth clients. Outside of business, Derrick enjoys spending time with his wife and takes a keen interest in the progress of his two sons who are studying at University and Drama School. He also enjoys travel and keeping fit to age as successfully as possible. This involves cycling, walking, keep fit and yoga. He is an active member of the Bristol Breakfast Rotary Club, supporting local and international good causes and is currently Chair of their International Committee.

Tyrone Peters

Independent Financial Adviser

Tyrone is a fully qualified Financial Adviser and holds a Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning and the Certificate in Mortgage Advice. He has a wealth of experience across pensions, savings, investment management, mortgages, personal protection, business protection and inheritance tax planning (including the use of trusts). Tyrone's greatest pleasure is derived from the help he's provided over the years, to clients from all walks of life, helping achieve their financial goals. He has typically gone on to help their family members and friends. Outside of work, Tyrone likes to spend as much time as possible with his family and friends. He also tries to keep fit with the  occasional run and gym session, unfortunately, not very successfully at the moment but he's adamant he's still trying.