Our Team

Scott Haywood BBus, Dip FP, Dip FS, CFP®

Managing Director | Financial Adviser Authorised Representative of GWM Adviser Services Limited

Scott became a Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) in 2000 and commenced giving advice as an Authorised Representative in 1997. Scott specialises in wealth creation strategies for individuals, personal financial planning, personal superannuation, self managed superannuation funds and risk insurance for small to medium businesses.

In July 2011 Scott was honored to win the Rainmaker Financial Planner of the Year in the Marketing category, an industry voted award. In addition to that you may have heard Scott since 2010 on Melbourne Talk Radio (MTR) or My MP (1377 am) and in January 2014 joined the Fairfax Radio network on 3AW693 talking finance daily with Tom Elliott. Scott is also regularly asked to comment on financial issues on television with appearances on Channel 10's morning program Wake-up, The Project, Channel 9's Today and Ten Eyewitness News. If you would like to listen to Scott or see his recent TV appearances click here.

Scott has been a 15 year member of The Australian Financial Review Business Leaders' Panel - the panel is designed to maintain close contact with Australia's business and investing elite, drawing on Australia's leaders' experience. In addition to that in 2010 Scott was appointed a member of the MLC Advisory Board which is a national group of leading like minded advisors.

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Bao Tran B.Bus (Eco & Fin), Dip FP

Financial Adviser Authorised Representative of GWM Adviser Services Limited

Bao started out his career in financial planning in 1999 as a Technical Strategist. Bao holds a Bachelor of Economics & Finance and Diploma of Financial Planning.

Bao is passionate about building a long lasting client relationship. He believes his role is to help them better understand their financial position in order to evaluate their options, and make an informed decision that allows them to take control of their future outcome.

His strong technical knowledge is well respected by many peers in the industry. His expertise lies in the areas of Taxation, Social Security, Asset Protection, Pre-Post Retirement and SMSF.

Bao has a relentless interest in the stockmarket. When not working Bao also enjoys having a beer with friends whilst watching his favourite sport - Soccer.