Meet The Team

Michael Yuille

Managing Director

Based in Toulouse (France), Michael works closely with clients in the U.K., Europe, the USA, and throughout Africa regarding their financial planning, including investments, insurance, U.K. pensions, and retirement planning.

As a U.K. qualified Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), Chartered Adviser, and Pension Transfer Specialist, Michael provides bespoke financial planning and advice to individuals looking for help to grow, protect, and consolidate their finances. Michael also helps clients understand a range of topics, including UK pensions, Investments, ISAs, Life Insurance, Wills / Powers of Attorney, and Inheritance Tax (IHT) planning.

Michael also represents Hoxton Capital Management in the USA as an appointed Investment Adviser Representative.

In his spare time, he loves spending time with his family, improving his French, and working towards completing his private pilot’s licence.

Renée began her career in the Financial Services world by following her now husband, Michael, to Ghana as a Business Development Manager.

Renée has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and has completed both her RE1 and RE5 regulatory exams in South Africa.

Furthermore, she has her level 3 Global Financial Compliance Certificate through the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments and is continuing her part-time studies towards achieving her Level 6 Diploma in Investment Compliance.

Renée is an avid Pilates practitioner, animal lover, traveler, and proud Mum to two beautiful children.

She has embraced the new country and culture she finds herself in and is working on fully immersing herself in the French way of life whilst providing on-going administration and compliance support.

Renee Yuille


Nicki joined the Northern Cross Wealth Management team in May 2023, having spent 15 years of her career in hospitality.

It’s been an exciting year for her, gaining as much knowledge of the profession as possible.

She has successfully completed her South African RE5 Regulatory Examination for Representatives, and will be completing the RE1 Regulatory Examination, followed by a CISI qualification in Compliance, in the coming months.

She looks to the future with positivity as she continues to make a meaningful impact on our clients, offering only the best service and attention.

Nicki loves the outdoors, cooking and spending time with her son.

Nicki van Vuuren

Executive Assistant