Martin is a dedicated and passionate investment adviser with an extensive background in the financial services industry. With years of experience and a commitment to delivering exceptional results, he has built a reputation as a trusted expert in investment advice.
Specialising in creating tailored investment portfolios, Martin strongly emphasises understanding clients’ unique goals and objectives. His in-depth knowledge of the markets and companies he recommends, and their industries allows him to provide insightful, timely updates to keep clients engaged and informed about their investments.
In the face of turbulent markets, Martin is known for his adaptability and willingness to reassess investment strategies as new information becomes available. Successfully navigating the financial challenges presented by the COVID pandemic, he has developed a keen eye for identifying opportunities and potential risks.
In recent times Martin has moved to a more cautious and defensive approach for his strategies in response to current market conditions. This guidance comes at a time when one of the major banks has issued a fixed-rate bond with a 6.7% return, while the long-term returns for superannuation investments average around 7% per annum*. By staying abreast of market changes and trends, Martin continues to provide valuable insights and recommendations to help clients make informed decisions and protect their investments during uncertain times.
Martin’s impressive list of qualifications includes a Professional Diploma in Stockbroking, Superannuation Accreditation, and Securities and Managed Investments Accreditation from Deakin University. He has also earned a Margin Lending and Geared Investments Qualification from Kaplan Professional and a Portfolio Management Certificate from Macquarie University. As a Practitioner Member of the Stockbrokers and Financial Advisers Association, Martin consistently demonstrates his commitment to professional excellence.
Martin is proud to be a part of the Stonehouse Group, a privately-owned company known for making a real difference in the lives of its clients. His clients’ testimonials and success stories speak to the impact of his work.
One of the highlights of Martin’s career has been the opportunity to work alongside his son, Declan, a rare and cherished experience.
Serving clients across Australia, Martin is available for appointments both in person and remotely. Locally, he can be found at the Noosa, Brisbane, and Sydney offices, where he continues to provide unparalleled investment advice to help clients achieve their financial goals.