Shayne Sommer


Shayne holds a Bachelor of Arts (Journalism/Psychology), Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning and has attained the Certified Financial Planner (CFP©) designation. She provides holistic financial advice to private clients primarily across the areas of cash flow, superannuation, investment and personal insurance. Shayne contributes the education of financial professionals via the FPA Certified Financial Planner (CFP©) designation, the CPA program, and is a casual lecturer with Charles Sturt University. Shayne’s thoughts and commentary have been included in publications such as No More Practice, Australian Financial Review,, Money & Life magazine and Kaplan Professional. Shayne holds a second dan black belt in karate, and is currently a student of Korean martial art, Hapkido.

The Socialite and the Sous Chef

Got an appetite for fine dining? An exquisite restaurant that tantalises the taste buds will usually ask us to put our money where our mouth is - read our scenario below as food for thought… “You’re the famous Sous Chef of Excelsior, why don’t your ord...

October 3, 2021