Solutions focused and highly skilled, Anona Fitzgerald has more than 15 years’ experience as a financial adviser, backed by five years in the banking sector. Anona holds a Bachelor of Business and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Financial Services and Investment.
“Nothing succeeds like success – my dad”
What do you do outside of work?
Spend time with my girls -Alice and Laura, my 3 sisters and my parents. We are very close. Gardening. Catching up with friends for a wine. Spending time at the family farm or at Victor.
What are you most proud about?
My two gorgeous girls and the wonderful business I have established.
Can you share an embarrassing moment?
“Ummm…… I needed to purchase a hedge trimmer and didn’t want it too large or heavy. When I asked for a “ladies’ hedge trimmer” at Bunnings, the man looked at me rather quizzically. I couldn’t understand why until I repeated the story to a friend.”
What do you most love about coming to work each day?
The beautiful clients who we work with and my supportive work family.I truly love my job and each day is surprising and interesting.
How are you seen by your work colleagues? (comments from them)
“Bubbly, caring and always smiling.”
“Supportive, open, promotes career growth, and leads by example.”
“A great role model for her honesty, openness and caring.”
“A wonderful mum.”
What do you do best in the office / for our clients?
Really listens to clients and acts in their best interests, always. She won’t do anything for them that she wouldn’t recommend for herself or a family member in the same situation.
What are your qualifications?
- Bachelor of Business Banking and Finance
- Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning
- Certified Financial Planner