About Us

Matthew Skehan

B.Commerce, DFA, Adv DFS

Elevate Finance Pty Ltd is a privately owned financial services company based in Newcastle, New South Wales, founded by Matthew Skehan in 2012 with clientele primarily between Sydney and the Upper Hunter region.

Matthew's vision in establishing the service was to link clients with the expertise and support of highly qualified alliance partners to help achieve their personal financial and life goals.

Since 1997 Matthew has developed a wealth of experience in personal and business financial planning as well as financial literacacy. After working with one of the largest financial services and banking institutions in Australia, he is able to use his strong business relationships, with experts across several industries to provide his clients an extensive end to end service.

His knowledge of the SME (Small & Medium Enterprise) market allows him to provide a specialized advice offering for business and personal clients, from insurance protection plans, investment strategies, Centrelink and retirement planning; as well as superannuation advice incorporating retail, industry, corporate and self-managed super fund solutions.

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