Giles started his career in financial services in 1997 working for a large insurance company based in London. In his role, Giles advises clients on all areas of investment and pensions. He holds a Diploma in Financial Advice (DipFA) and is currently working towards achieving chartered status.

Away from work, Giles lives with his partner in Leicester. He enjoys playing guitar, listening to live music and travelling the world. Giles is a keen supporter of Leicester Tigers and attends matches whenever possible.