Facilitating change

aroundthe lifeyou want

We are best
described in two
ways - Independent
and Award-winning

We believe that financial advice should be conducted from a place without bias. In order to do that, as your financial advisors we have to remain independent – no incentives, no conflicts of interest.

Because you pay us for our work, we can be ruthless about the effectiveness of the strategies, products and services we recommend. If we think something is a good idea, it’s because we actually think it’s a good idea, not because someone offered us an incentive.

We know… it’s a bit different isn’t it?

WE ARE WORKING FOR YOU

Being recognised by our peers as leaders in our field – is humbling, yet pretty awesome. Not only does it demonstrate to clients our expertise in a range of areas, it also clearly demonstrates our professionalism – something we pride ourselves on.

For us, being professional means getting the job done. It means being reliable and keeping our promises. It means having specialised knowledge and holding the degrees and certifications to back it up. It means being honest, acting with integrity and being accountable.

Like to meet us and find out more? You’ll find us below

Cameron Howlett

DipFP, BBus/BComp, CFP™ SSA®, Registered Tax Agent

  • IFA Magazine - Winner - Investment Adviser of the Year 2015
  • IFA Magazine - Finalist - SMSF Adviser of the Year 2015, 2016

Cameron focusses on working with clients so they can understand their deep motivators, goals and aspirations. "Money is a tool, not the end destination"

  • Gets a huge kick out of being part of his clients financial life journey and happens to be pretty good at it.
  • Family man, dad of 3 wonderfully challenging kids
  • Very amateur runner, cyclist and kids cricket coach

Chris Haggart

MAppFin, BSc. BtCB, Dip FP

  • IFA Magazine – Holistic Adviser of the Year – Finalist 2019 & 2020

Chris believes that the greatest part of our value lies in the intangibles. What drives our clients, what are their values and then overlaying how ‘the money’ interacts.

  • Loves what he does, because behind all the spreadsheets
    he’s making a difference
  • Lateral thinker & hell-bent problem solver from way back
  • Family man. Crossword addict

Andrew Brown

CPA, BBus (Acc), GradDipFinPlg

  • Financial Adviser

Andrew’s focus is on helping clients find opportunity at the intersection of money, personal values, and their future lives. “It’s at this junction that we make the ‘real’ difference.”

  • Career Changer
  • Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) that wanted to add more value in peoples lives
  • In the blink of an eye, has two very grown-up children
  • On Saturdays you’ll find him devoting his time at the local footy club

Shane Nicholas

BBus(FP), CFP, SSA

  • IFA Magazine - Winner - SMSF Adviser of the Year 2017
  • IFA Magazine - Finalist - SMSF Adviser of the Year 2017 & 2018

Shane believes it is a genuine privilege to work with Families and Businesses in defining what matters most to them. “It is with this clarity where the best financial decisions are made as they are done so in the right context”

  • Shane loves connecting with people and helping them navigate life’s complexities.
  • Is enjoying sharing in life’s journey with his wife and two children.
  • Weekend warrior on the golf course, kids cricket coach and volunteer in local community groups.

Luke Axton

Chartered Accountant (CA)

  • Accounting and Tax Partner

Luke’s passion is working with business owners helping them identify and solve problems so they can progress their businesses forwards and plan for the future.

  • Loves getting immersed in clients businesses
  • Father of 2
  • Fair-weather surfer and dirt bike rider

Lynn Zhao

CPA, CFP, SSA, B.Comm, GradDipFinPlg, Masters in Accounting, Masters in Financial Planning,

  • Financial Adviser

Lynn’s philosophy is centred around helping our clients make informed financial decisions about money by utilizing their available resources to achieve a fulfilling life.

  • One of those lucky individuals who have found a career they are genuinely passionate about.
  • A perpetual learner, adept at applying her newfound knowledge.
  • Always on the lookout for new discoveries at nurseries, with a weakness for bringing home more plants than she has room for.