Getting to know Jo Taws

Can you guess which of our Paraplanners is crazy about campervans, horse riding and sausage dogs?

With 30+ years experience in financial services, a family of her own and first-hand experience of moving into a new-build, Jo Taws brings a plethora of industry knowledge and wisdom to the table!

Jo joined 2mtrust during the national lockdown in 2020 and supports our Financial Advisers with their Paraplanning needs. She is passionate about helping people – both team members and clients - and she’s excellent at it!

But that’s enough shop talk – read on to find out more about Jo when she’s not in work-mode…

1. What did you do for a job before coming to work with 2mtrust?

I’ve been in Support roles for the last 30+ years – always loved helping people

2. What do you like to do outside of work?



Walking in The Peaks


and cooking!

3. What has been your favourite holiday so far?

New Zealand – was there 4 months and met my hubby there!

4. What is your favourite meal of the day?

Breakfast – have you had your Weetabix?!

5. Do you have a favourite food?


6. What is your favourite film, tv show or book and why?

Vicar of Dibley – still makes me laugh every time!

7. What is your favourite season and why?

Spring… Flip flops come out

Along with the daffs, snow drops & baby lambs!

8. Do you speak any other languages?

Does Geordie count?  En peitite per – francais (just from school 😊) and a bit of “holiday lingo”

9. Do you have any pets?

Yep – a Patterdale Terrier called Jasper

10. What is (or what would be) your karaoke song?

John Denver – Take Me Home Country Road… Yeeehaaa!

So, did you learn something new about Jo Taws?

Jo is a caring Paraplanner with a heart to deliver exceptional service for clients. She brings joy and passion to the team - whether it’s a standard work day or social - and can be relied upon to do the job efficiently.

“­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Joanne is organised – efficient – innovative – and very friendly. She takes her time with everyone so that they know they are valued” – Mark Townson, Practice Principal


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