Iain Sharpe is a financial advisor with Merrill Lynch in Houston Texas. He and his wife, Brooke, were married in Laguna Niguel and together they have two sons. The boys, along with Iain, share a passion for sports. Their favorites are Golf, Soccer and Baseball. When he is not in the office or spending time with his family, Iain is an avid golfer and has passed his love for golf onto his boys.
This blog will introduce you to Iain and his personal interests.
About Iain Sharpe
Iain Sharpe’s love of traveling started with his many moves as a young child. He was born in July of 1971 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, but his family wouldn’t spend too much time there. Iain’s parents, Andrew and Glenda Sharpe, are both English and Scottish. Because of Andrew’s job, the family moved to Holland, and then to England when Iain was about two. Although Iain stayed in England for part of his childhood, he would end up in the American South once again. His family moved to Houston when Iain was 11.
Iain Sharpe went to high school in the Houston Metropolitan Area, and he would go to college there too. He graduated from the Hospitality Management Program at the University of Houston. However, before he would go on to his first entry-level job, Iain decided to explore the world. He backpacked for eight months in Singapore, Australia, and New Zealand.
After his backpacking trip, Iain Sharpe started his hospitality career with the Four Seasons Hotel Company in their management training program. However, after a few years, he decided to change course, and began a career in finance. Iain Sharpe is currently a financial advisor and has been so for 19 years all with one firm, Merrill Lynch. Recently, received a big honor, being named to Forbes list of top Financial Advisors.
With Iain’s additional love for travel, Iain has been to may parts of the world. Iain was recently able to take his family back to Scotland and to introduce his boys to their Scottish heritage.