Michael has a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting), an Advanced Diploma in Financial Planning, he is currently working towards his Masters of Financial Planning and is a member of the Association of Financial Advisers (AFA). Michael has further specialist accreditations in the areas of self-managed super funds, direct equities and margin lending. Through the family business, Michael has been involved in financial planning most of his life and has been providing formal advice for over 11 years.
Michael began his career in accounts with Tyco International before joining his now retired father in the family business. Michael prides himself on continuing to build on his father’s business through long-term partnerships with his clients.
He focuses on delivering holistic financial advice specialising in budgeting, superannuation, investment management and wealth protection. His clients include young professionals, wealth accumulators, small business owners and pre-retirees.
Michael is the father of two and on the weekends his young family can generally be found at the beach, camping or boating. Michael is a devoted Crossfitter and a mad keen fisherman.
Michael has all ways given us good advice over the years particularly with managing our super fund. We have confidence in Michael’s guidance in these trying times.
Michael and the staff at Batten Financial are an extremely competent and professional team. Micheal gives us peace of mind knowing our finances are monitored regularly with the most up to date information. He is very approachable and we could not be happier with the advice we receive. Bianca & Seth
Michael has given me advice in areas including loan products, self managed super funds and managing debt. Michael was usually able to explain things to me in a clear way. Through Michael's knowledge and experience, I feel very confident that the advice given was right for my needs. I usually received Michael's full care and attention when I needed it.'
Michael is professional, caring and friendly. He is able to provide expert advice and answer to questions on various matters that are pertinent to our requirements.
Happy to work with Michael and his Team. I hope to retire in a safe and happy environment.
- Adviser status Gold
- Number of reviews 22
- First year providing advice 2006
- Years of experience 17
- Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning)
Batten Financial ServicesLevel 2, 10 Market Street
Brisbane, QLD 4000
- 9:00am – 5:00pm Monday – Friday
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