Russell is the Managing Director in Australia, with over 30 years’ experience running a financial planning practice. He was one of the founding partners of Oakbridge Group, who later merged with bdhSterling Australia. He has a Diploma in Financial Planning from Deakin University, and is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
He migrated from Scotland and understands intimately the migration process undertaken by bdhSterling clients and the value of having specialist professional advice.
What’s your best tip for anyone moving to Australia?
If you’re thinking of moving to Perth, don’t bring any overcoats with you.
What’s the best thing about living in Australia?
The best thing about Australia is the weather, unless you live in Melbourne.
Why did you move from the UK?
Because of the sense of opportunity that a country like Australia offered.
What do you miss about living in the UK?
The long summer evenings.
What’s your best financial tip for anyone moving from the UK to Australia?
Get advice from a financial planning firm that knows both jurisdictions.
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