John has an Advanced Diploma in Financial Services (ADFS), is an Authorised Representative of GPS (AFSL - Australian Financial Services Licence - 254544) and is accredited to give advice in the following areas:
Term Deposits, Bank Accounts and Cash Products, Managed Funds, Direct Shares, Self-Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSF), Estate Planning, Business Succession Planning, Life Insurance, Income Protection Cover, Trauma Insurance, Aged Care Advice
Originally working as a superannuation consultant, John decided to set up his own business Trenthills which grew to become the largest Financial Planning business on the Central Coast. After a break John worked as an Estate Planning consultant before setting up the Bridges office in Singleton.
John has served as State President of his Professional Association (AFA – Association of Financial Advisors), Education Chairman for that organisation and also spent 3 years on the National Board. He is a regularly sought after speaker and commentator on financial matters.
As a result of his experience and his passion for helping clients achieve their desired outcomes that he is ideally suited to help you develop a solid strategic plan. Financial planning once implemented, requires continual updates to keep you on track in achieving those goals.
A highly motivated and capable professional, John has a combination of both operational and strategic business experience gained through the management of his own professional financial services business.