Our Story

Wealth Architects is a privately-owned boutique financial advisory practice based in Melbourne & Brisbane.
We are passionate about helping our clients get the most out of life and this is at the centre of everything we do.

We are very good listeners and we take the time to really understand you and what’s important in your life.
And because you are different, that requires a plan and strategy that is uniquely designed to suit you.
This is how the name Wealth Architects was born.
With decades of combined experience our approach is holistic, ethical and thorough.
We leave no stone unturned in our process and we sweat the small things, so you don’t have to.

Design the life you want and let us take care of the rest.

Meet the Team

Kim commenced his career in financial services in 2006. He is passionate about helping clients grow and protect their family and business wealth. Prior to founding Wealth Architects, Kim held a number of senior roles in both small and large private firms. This has given him a solid foundation and a breadth of skills and experience that each of his clients benefits from. Kim is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® which is the highest designation available in the industry. His approach is considered methodical and detailed, positioning his clients in a manner which gives them the best opportunity to achieve their goals and objectives. He combines his strong technical ability with his genuine approach to offer his clients a truly outstanding experience. Outside of work Kim enjoys keeping fit and active. He and his wife, Kylie, have a love for travel, and socialise with friends and family often.

Kim Siauw
Principal
Melbourne

Kim commenced his career in financial services in 2006. He is passionate about helping clients grow and protect their family and business wealth. Prior to founding Wealth Architects, Kim held a number of senior roles in both small and large private firms. This has given him a solid foundation and a breadth of skills and experience that each of his clients benefits from. Kim is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® which is the highest designation available in the industry. His approach is considered methodical and detailed, positioning his clients in a manner which gives them the best opportunity to achieve their goals and objectives. He combines his strong technical ability with his genuine approach to offer his clients a truly outstanding experience. Outside of work Kim enjoys keeping fit and active. He and his wife, Kylie, have a love for travel, and socialise with friends and family often.

Callum’s career in the financial planning profession has spanned over 14 years. Before becoming a Principal of Wealth Architects, Callum held senior advice roles with global accounting firms and banking institutions. Callum has additional experience running financial services licences and currently holds a board position with Futuro and Insight Investment Service Licensee providers. Callum holds a Diploma of Financial Planning with advanced qualifications in SMSF, Taxation and Estate planning. Callum also holds a Certificate IV in Business Management (Griffith University Gold Coast).

Outside of Wealth Architects Callum enjoys golf being a member of the Links course at Hope island, and spending time with his wife Charline and 3 children.

Callum Mitchener
Principal
Brisbane

Callum’s career in the financial planning profession has spanned over 14 years. Before becoming a Principal of Wealth Architects, Callum held senior advice roles with global accounting firms and banking institutions. Callum has additional experience running financial services licences and currently holds a board position with Futuro and Insight Investment Service Licensee providers. Callum holds a Diploma of Financial Planning with advanced qualifications in SMSF, Taxation and Estate planning. Callum also holds a Certificate IV in Business Management (Griffith University Gold Coast).

Outside of Wealth Architects Callum enjoys golf being a member of the Links course at Hope island, and spending time with his wife Charline and 3 children.

Katrina is dedicated to using the diverse knowledge she has gained throughout her impressive career, working with some of Australian’s largest financial firms, to empower her clients’ with the services they need to reach their lifestyle and financial goals. Katrina began in the industry in 1985 and, as her many long-term and loyal clients will attest, she is committed to getting to know them so that she can tailor the perfect mix of services to suit their needs.  This holistic and personalised approach ensures that all of their personal circumstances are fully considered when producing strategic investment direction.

Katrina has developed and continues to expand on her comprehensive network of locally based professionals.  This enables her to partner her often time poor clients with industry leaders aligned with their specific goals to further improve her client’s personal and financial outcomes.

Katrina has been a Certified Financial Planner with the Financial Planning Association since 2002.  This is the highest designation in the field and a testament to Katrina’s ongoing professional development and industry activity.  Along with the Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning, and her mortgage broking qualifications, Katrina has also completed the Self-Managed Super Funds (SMSF) Program with the SMSF Association.  This accredits her as a SMSF Specialist Adviser to assist her in working with clients who require this advice.

Katrina and her husband Cameron lead a very busy and fulfilling home life with their three children who are all moving through adult hood.

Katrina Robbins
Principal
Brisbane

Katrina is dedicated to using the diverse knowledge she has gained throughout her impressive career, working with some of Australian’s largest financial firms, to empower her clients’ with the services they need to reach their lifestyle and financial goals. Katrina began in the industry in 1985 and, as her many long-term and loyal clients will attest, she is committed to getting to know them so that she can tailor the perfect mix of services to suit their needs.  This holistic and personalised approach ensures that all of their personal circumstances are fully considered when producing strategic investment direction.

Katrina has developed and continues to expand on her comprehensive network of locally based professionals.  This enables her to partner her often time poor clients with industry leaders aligned with their specific goals to further improve her client’s personal and financial outcomes.

Katrina has been a Certified Financial Planner with the Financial Planning Association since 2002.  This is the highest designation in the field and a testament to Katrina’s ongoing professional development and industry activity.  Along with the Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning, and her mortgage broking qualifications, Katrina has also completed the Self-Managed Super Funds (SMSF) Program with the SMSF Association.  This accredits her as a SMSF Specialist Adviser to assist her in working with clients who require this advice.

Katrina and her husband Cameron lead a very busy and fulfilling home life with their three children who are all moving through adult hood.

Byron commenced his career in financial services in 2010. He is passionate about educating clients about all things economics and finance and helping guide them to achieve their financial goals. Prior to joining the Wealth Architects team Byron has worked for other specialist boutique firms as well as one of Australia’s major banks. Byron currently holds a Bachelor in Business majoring in Finance & Accounting and is currently completing his Masters Degree in Financial Planning.

His approach is that he enjoys looking over client situations and problem solving to help each client reach their respective goals and better their financial position in a practical and easy to understand way. He then continues to work with his clients to ensure they maintain control of their financial position and continue to remain on track. You will find that Byron will listen carefully to your needs, provide you with honest advice and then implement the appropriate strategies to ultimately provide a holistic outcome for you and your family. To him clients are like family and as such takes pride in helping them reach their goals and helping them grow.

Outside of work Byron enjoys camping, snowboarding and many other extreme sports. In his spare time he loves to spend time with family and entertain his two dogs.

Byron Breckle
Principal
Brisbane

Byron commenced his career in financial services in 2010. He is passionate about educating clients about all things economics and finance and helping guide them to achieve their financial goals. Prior to joining the Wealth Architects team Byron has worked for other specialist boutique firms as well as one of Australia’s major banks. Byron currently holds a Bachelor in Business majoring in Finance & Accounting and is currently completing his Masters Degree in Financial Planning.

His approach is that he enjoys looking over client situations and problem solving to help each client reach their respective goals and better their financial position in a practical and easy to understand way. He then continues to work with his clients to ensure they maintain control of their financial position and continue to remain on track. You will find that Byron will listen carefully to your needs, provide you with honest advice and then implement the appropriate strategies to ultimately provide a holistic outcome for you and your family. To him clients are like family and as such takes pride in helping them reach their goals and helping them grow.

Outside of work Byron enjoys camping, snowboarding and many other extreme sports. In his spare time he loves to spend time with family and entertain his two dogs.

Cameron joined the team in 2018 whilst completing his degree.

Cameron is highly analytical and enjoys taking a diligent approach to finding the best outcome for clients.

As an Associate, Cameron is responsible for preparing advice documents for Wealth Architects and ensuring the outcome is highly researched and compliant. Cameron also assists the advisers across all facets of the client engagement process enabling him to forge strong relationships with our key stakeholders.

In his spare time Cameron enjoys playing footy and when time permits, heading away down the coast.

Cameron Lucus
Associate
Melbourne

Cameron joined the team in 2018 whilst completing his degree.

Cameron is highly analytical and enjoys taking a diligent approach to finding the best outcome for clients.

As an Associate, Cameron is responsible for preparing advice documents for Wealth Architects and ensuring the outcome is highly researched and compliant. Cameron also assists the advisers across all facets of the client engagement process enabling him to forge strong relationships with our key stakeholders.

In his spare time Cameron enjoys playing footy and when time permits, heading away down the coast.

Natasha Renou joined the Team in 2018 and has previously worked in the banking industry. She is qualified with a Business Degree majoring in Finance and Diploma in Financial Planning.

As an Associate Planner, Natasha is committed to providing exceptional service and is passionate about helping clients to achieve the best possible outcomes. She plays an integral role through all stages of the advice process and prides herself with a strong attention to detail. Natasha is continuing her professional development through further study, experience and exposure to providing advice.

Outside of the office Natasha is passionate about pursuing adventures and in her free time enjoys hiking, scuba diving and travelling to new destinations.

Natasha Renou
Associate
Brisbane

Natasha Renou joined the Team in 2018 and has previously worked in the banking industry. She is qualified with a Business Degree majoring in Finance and Diploma in Financial Planning.

As an Associate Planner, Natasha is committed to providing exceptional service and is passionate about helping clients to achieve the best possible outcomes. She plays an integral role through all stages of the advice process and prides herself with a strong attention to detail. Natasha is continuing her professional development through further study, experience and exposure to providing advice.

Outside of the office Natasha is passionate about pursuing adventures and in her free time enjoys hiking, scuba diving and travelling to new destinations.

Samantha commenced working in the industry in 2002 and over this time has had experience in nearly all facets of the advice process. Samantha has an integral role in the business and oversees the implementation of advice for Wealth Architects. She enjoys the satisfaction that comes with completing a task and takes the utmost care, empathy and attention to detail when getting the job done. Away from the office, Samantha is a busy mum keeping up with her children, James and Claudia, as well as nurturing an interest in decoration and design.

Samantha Rock
Practice Manager
Melbourne

Samantha commenced working in the industry in 2002 and over this time has had experience in nearly all facets of the advice process. Samantha has an integral role in the business and oversees the implementation of advice for Wealth Architects. She enjoys the satisfaction that comes with completing a task and takes the utmost care, empathy and attention to detail when getting the job done. Away from the office, Samantha is a busy mum keeping up with her children, James and Claudia, as well as nurturing an interest in decoration and design.