MLC appoints chief underwriter
MLC Life Insurance has announced Debbie Kennedy as its new chief underwriter, a newly-created role. Kennedy was previously the group head of protection strategy at UK-based life insurer Royal London.
AFA announces finalist and semi-finalists for awards
The AFA has announced the 10 semi-finalists for the Female Excellence in Advice Award.
- Amanda Pond – Puddle 2 Pond Financial
- Amie Wild – Avanti Advisers
- Tracey Sofra – Sofcorp Financial Services
- Susan Morris – Northern Wealth Advisory Group
- Nicole Heales – Nicole Heales Financial
- Lea Schodel – Wellthy
- Christina Cabrera – Wisdom of Wealth for Women
- Katherine Hann – Financial Wisdom
- Sacha Burchgart – Burcheart
- Kath Orman – Goals & Dreams
- Simone Richardson - Tall Poppy Wealth
The finalists for the award will be announced in September 2017.
2017 Excellence in Education Award finalists announced by AFA and Asteron
- Bradley Smith – Smith Wealth Partners (WA)
- Michael Ward – Maxim Private Wealth (WA)
- Helen Russo – Encompass Wealth – Financial Life Planning (QLD)
- Jonathan Chong – Goodwin Financial Services (NSW)
- Justin O’Donoghue – Vintage Wealth (NSW)