Community has been a key focus for Scott throughout his professional life. On the board of businesses in the early childhood sector and through his involvement with an organisational counselling service, Scott enjoys putting his professional skills and expertise to work for his community, and to help Kiwi businesses succeed.
After completing his Bachelor of Commerce and Administration Majoring in Marketing & Management at Victoria University, Scott worked for a major bank for five years in various roles from retail banking through to Institutional and Business banking, where he developed a keen sense of the importance of quality advice.
In 2015, Scott decided it was time to focus on providing advice through his own business, and started Custom Financial Solutions. Fast forward to today, Scott has spent the past six years focused on helping his clients with their personal and business insurance needs, with a keen eye for getting the balance of self-reliance and insurance cover just right for his clients.
In 2020, Scott undertook his Level 5 qualification for financial advice, and has attained the New Zealand Certificate in Financial Services (Level 5) – Core Strand, Life and Health Strand, and Residential Property Lending Strand.