Our Team

Barry Vandenbergh

Managing Director and Financial Adviser

Barry commenced his career in the Financial Services Industry in July, 1970.

Barry’s qualifications, achievements and professional association memberships are –

  • Certified Financial Planner
  • Fellow of Association of Financial Advisers
  • Member of Financial Planning Association of Australia
  • Life Member USA-based Million Dollar Round Table
  • Life Member Million Dollar Round Table “Top of the Table”
  • Diploma of Australian Insurance Institute
  • NSW Justice of the Peace

Barry is the current Chairman and a Director of the Illawarra Turf Club Limited (Kembla Grange Racecourse); past Director of Matrix Planning Solutions Ltd; past Chairman, Treasurer and Director of Cronulla Bowling Club Limited; past Director of Cronulla-Sutherland Leagues Club Limited and past State Councillor of the Association of Financial Advisers.

Click here to view Barry’s Financial Services and Credit Guide

David O’Hara

CFP, Masters of Applied Finance, JP
Financial Adviser

David commenced his career in the Financial Services industry in 1997 and has a wealth of knowledge and experience in providing Clients with strategic, investment and insurance advice.  David is a NSW Justice of the Peace. 

David’s qualifications and professional association memberships are –

  • Certified Financial Planner
  • Masters of Applied Finance
  • Member of the Financial Planning Association of Australia

Click here to view David’s Financial Services and Credit Guide

Megan Harvey

Advanced Diploma Financial Services (Financial Planning), JP
General Manager

Megan commenced her career with Barry Vandenbergh’s Financial Services business in 1995 and has successfully completed the Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning), Self Managed Superannuation Fund and Management studies.

Megan’s responsibilities include office and staff management, financial controller, staff training and providing assistance to Clients. Megan is a NSW Justice of the Peace.

Kathy Van de Straat

Diploma Financial Services

Kathy commenced employment with Concept as a ParaPlanner in August, 2016 and has over 20 years experience in the financial planning industry.  Previous employee of Life Insurance Companies and Financial Advisers.

Mary Hayes

Administration Assistant and Client Services

Mary commenced employment with Concept in May, 2011. Mary’s duties include office administration, client services and portfolio review preparation.

Mary has worked in the banking and accounting industries and in a research department within the University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand.

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(02) 9523 1288