Speaker & Storyteller

Vanessa’s mission is to inspire people to take charge of their money and grow confidence around advice, investing and super. Her deep connections in the finance industry and her ability to simplify complex issues through storytelling can change the way people view their money situation for the better.
Topics include:

Unlearning your lifelong money habits and how to change your views on money and life

Resetting in a pandemic – how to develop a new money plan that works

For super, advice and investing industries, Vanessa creates specialised presentations to address their staff, members or network, to help relay their important messaging via storytelling.

“When Vanessa Stoykov presents, her obvious passion and enthusiasm to help people achieve financial literacy and wellbeing is highly engaging. Entertaining, and at times provocative, Vanessa’s genuine warmth connects her with the audience.”
‐ Michelle Dunner, ASFA ‑ The Voice of Super

“Vanessa was the opening speaker at our inaugural Wealth Symposium and provided a powerful and engaging start to the event. This is the second time H&B have worked with Vanessa and on both occasions the process has been seamless.
‐ Adele Brown, -Hannemann & Brown


Vanessa has spent years talking to some of the most fascinating people including Sir Michael ParkinsonTerry IrwinLindy Chamberlain-CreightonCathy Freeman OAM, and more.

Watch the Showreels of Vanessa Stoykov’s interviews with the worlds most captivating people below.

“We loved having Vanessa Stoykov speak here and all feedback has been that it was easy to understand and gave us all inspiration to change. And what’s better, you left us with real ways to change. Many have said the best breakfast yet! Thank you.”
‐ The Sunshine Coast Business Women’s Network

“It was a pleasure having Vanessa speak at our Business in Heels Sydney CBD event. Vanessa is a natural story teller and  articulated her message beautifully using her relatable nature which made everyone feel really at ease. She is a strong, purpose driven woman striving for change and our ladies were inspired by her vision. Thank you again for joining us at what was our most engaging event of the year!”
‐ Mireille Salloum, Business in Heels Sydney CBD

“After 20 years in this industry, now more than ever I’m committed to telling stories that matter, and to helping others better their lives.”

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