Darren is a graduate of Deakin University, where he earned his diploma of financial planning. A firm believer in the benefits inherent in a commitment to taking advantage of further educational opportunities, Darren has since secured his Certificate IV in mortgage broking from Kaplan and is currently at work on his Masters of Finance and Banking from Edith Cowan University. Along with his laudable academic record, Darren has also been recognized for his work in the independent financial planning sector and was named the 2012 Member of the Year by the Association of Independently Owned Financial Planners.
An experienced senior manager who has spent the entirety of his career in positions of leadership in the financial services industry, Darren has also been a tireless supporter and advocate of the aged-care sector. During his time away from Synergy Financial Solutions, Darren is likely to be volunteering for a number of important causes and can often be found engaged in a variety of activities alongside nursing home residents.