Defying the odds: Teen mum, surviving an armed robbery and striving for progression

B-Compliant's Vicky Pearce

Sophie King
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Despite the hardships that came with being a young, single mum, Pearce says she started work as soon as she was able to. She therefore started a job at Leeds and Holbeck Building Society, thus kicking off her career in finance.
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Despite the hardships that came with being a young, single mum, Pearce says she started work as soon as she was able to. She therefore started a job at Leeds and Holbeck Building Society, thus kicking off her career in finance.

Vicky Pearce did not have the most conventional start to her career and faced several obstacles along the way. Here, the Women in Financial Advice Award nominee talks to Professional Adviser's Sophie King about her life and how she defied the odds, offering some wise words for women – and men – in finance

B-Compliant founder and director Vicky Pearce (pictured), nominated for Woman of the Year - Adviser Support Services, found herself entering the world of finance a few years after having her first ...

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