• Financial Advice

    Always in a doctor’s best interest

  • Financial advice for doctors from someone you trust

    As salaried employees, you can be assured Avant financial advisers work for your best interest. They have a deep understanding of your career trajectory and financial requirements as you progress through life and career, and have the expertise to advise you on the best plans for you.

    Complimentary consultation

    Seeking financial advice can be daunting, so your first appointment with one of our financial advisers is complimentary. Get in touch and make a time to explore ways we can help you.

     

    No matter where you are in your medical career, training stage or speciality, no one understands the professional journey and financial complexities of a doctor better than Avant. As your career evolves and your personal circumstances change it’s important to talk to someone you trust to help maintain your financial well-being.

    Over 50% of Australian doctors trust Avant with their professional reputation. That’s why Avant provides a comprehensive range of integrated financial advisory services exclusively for doctors and their families to ensure a financially secure and rewarding future.

  • Our services


    financial goal setting

    Financial goal setting

    Set realistic financial goals to improve your life by considering your current situation and where you’re headed as a doctor.

    investments

    Investments

    Make smarter investment choices, for both super and non-super. Identify your level of investment risk tolerance, and align you to the different investments that will maximise your return.

    superannuation

    Superannuation

    Is your superannuation working as hard as you are towards your retirement plans? Get an expert appraisal of your current super situation and the guidance to make any improvements you need.

    Life insurance

    Life Insurance

    Find the right cover to meet your needs as a medical professional, so you and your family are protected no matter what happens in the future.

    structuring tax planning

    Structuring and tax planning

    Take a proactive approach to tax planning and structuring to maximise your opportunities and protect your assets.

    wealth creation

    Wealth creation

    Get the latest expert advice on the most effective ways to build wealth beyond just superannuation and property. We help you design a strategy tailored to your goals.

    Debt management

    Debt management

    Structure your debt more effectively, whether it’s for your practice, your home loans or car leases. With our guidance, you’ll stay on top of debt.

    retirement planning

    Retirement planning

    Personalised planning for peace of mind. Receive a regular income throughout retirement to maintain the lifestyle you want.

    estate planning

    Estate planning

    Comprehensive advice to ensure your assets are transferred according to your wishes to those you leave behind.

  • Have a question?

    If you need an answer fast, just contact us by phone or email, our team is available Monday – Friday, 8am – 6pm AET (Australian Eastern Time).

    You can also schedule an appointment and we will call you back at your preferred time.

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  • Meet the team

    Dennis Souksamlane

    Dennis Souksamlane CFP®, CTA, M Fin Plan, B App Fin, B Com (Acc), Dip Aus Tax Law
    Financial Adviser
    E: dennis.souksamlane@avant.org.au
    M: 0476 404 220
    P: 02 9260 9121
    Schedule an appointment with Dennis

    Dennis joined Avant in 2019 and has over 10 years’ experience working in the financial planning profession. He was previously a director and the lead financial adviser for the financial planning division of a chartered accounting firm. He has also worked as a financial adviser at a trustee company, private wealth firms and within the government / industry superannuation fund sector.

    Dennis holds a Master of Financial Planning, Bachelor of Applied Finance, Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) and Diploma of Australian Tax Law. He is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) of the Financial Planning Association, a Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA) of the Tax Institute of Australia and is registered by the Tax Practitioners Board as a Tax (financial) Adviser.

    Financial Services Guide (FSG) & Adviser Profile

    Andrew Hiscock

    Andrew Hiscock CFP®, BA (Hons), PG. Dip FP
    Financial Adviser
    E: Andrew.Hiscock@avant.org.au
    M: 0448 083 430
    P: 08 7071 9889
    Schedule an appointment with Andrew

    Andrew Hiscock joined Avant in 2018 and has 15 years’ experience as an financial adviser. He has previously worked in the South Australian public sector, specialising in providing complex superannuation strategies unique to untaxed funds, including advice on defined benefit schemes, salary sacrifice, insurance and transition to retirement.

    Andrew holds BA (Hons) and an Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning). Andrew is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) with the Financial Planning Association of Australia and is registered by the Tax Practitioners Board as a Tax (financial) Adviser.

    Financial Services Guide (FSG) & Adviser Profile

    Anthea Dang

    Anthea Dang BBus (Banking & Finance)
    Financial Adviser
    E: anthea.dang@avant.org.au
    M: 0432 192 291
    P: 02 9640 1149
    Schedule an appointment with Anthea

    Anthea Dang has over 10 years of experience as a Financial Adviser, serving as a financial coach to clients so they can continue to pursue a life of purpose with the freedom and the peace of mind to realise their personal and professional aspirations. Anthea has been a regular financial literacy presenter for corporates and government bodies such as Perpetual, Clayton Utz, and Carers NSW.

    Anthea is qualified to provide advice in the areas of superannuation, wealth creation, life insurance, SMSF, gearing, business insurance and retirement planning and enjoys helping her clients achieve their life goals. Her qualifications include Bachelor of Business (Banking & Finance) and she is a registered Tax (Financial) Adviser with the Tax Practitioners Board.

    Financial Services Guide (FSG) & Adviser Profile

    Warren Brooks

    Warren Brooks
    Life Insurance Adviser
    E: warren.brooks@avant.org.au
    M: 0413 927 909
    Schedule an appointment with Warren

    Warren joined Avant in 2020 and has been a financial adviser for over 21 years. He specialises in providing Life, Income Protection and Trauma Insurance to individuals and business owners. His passion is to build long lasting relationships with clients by helping them establish adequate financial protection through suitable insurance.

    Warren holds a Diploma of Financial Planning, is a member of the Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) and is registered by the Tax Practitioners Board as a Tax (financial) Adviser.

    Financial Services Guide (FSG) & Adviser Profile

  • Avant Mutual Financial Services is a registered business name of Doctors Financial Services Pty Ltd ABN 56 610 510 328 AFSL 487758 (DFS). Avant Financial Advisers are Authorised Representative of DFS. The information provided here is general advice only and does not take into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. You should consider whether the product is appropriate for you and the PDS for the relevant product, available by contacting us on 1800 128 268, before deciding to purchase or continuing to hold a policy or plan.