Having grown up in North Queensland, Vanessa started working in the finance industry in 2002. She has spent a significant amount of her career in management roles in Westpac Bank, Magnitude, Securitor and Enlightened Financial Solutions Financial Planning Businesses. Vanessa has also spent time as an authorised Mortgage Broker. She has completed a Diploma of Finance and Mortgage Broking, a Diploma of Business Management, a Certificate 4 in Finance and Mortgage Broking and is an appointed Commissioner for Declarations for the State of Queensland. With Enlightened Financial Solutions being a leader in providing an office of the future and striving for a paperless office environment, Vanessa has been able to continue working remotely in an accounting capacity, since moving with her family from Mackay to Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.