Tony began his financial services journey in the early nineties, joining Findex in a business traineeship role. To further develop his skills and build upon a Bachelor of Science from Monash University, Tony also obtained his Diploma of Financial Planning. His passion for professional development has seen him take on roles in senior lecturing (for The Securities Institute, FPA), Committee Heads (FPA, Education Task Force) and Chairman (DFP 3 and 7). As Tony progressed through the Findex business, he went on to complete a Masters in Business Administration (MBA), making him an important asset in the group’s growth by acquisition strategy. Today, as Findex’s Chief Operations Officer and Executive Board Member, Tony plays an integral role in implementing Findex’s growth strategy. Subject to the immediate direction of the CEO, his responsibilities include: - The general management of Findex’s operational affairs in accordance with all business plans developed by the Board. - Providing leadership to staff in order to achieve the established business and operational goals. - Executing the responsibilities of a Company Director according to lawful and ethical standards set by the Findex Board. Tony places a high importance on building and maintaining enduring relationships with his teams. He values strong leadership and empowering others and is a champion of Findex’s grassroots traineeship program.