Abdul has over 15 years experience in the finance industry. His entire business philosophy is driven by his clients’ best interests. He has worked hard to deliver an open and transparent service that is valued and trusted. Wanting to offer higher level and standards of service, Abdul established Create and Protect Financial Planning in 2011. […]

Nicholas Proudman

Nick joined the team in late 2017, and comes to us with over 10 years of experience in financial services. Nick has worked extensively with all aspects of managing a financial planning business, and has honed his skills with boutique financial planning firms. Nick has also spent several years developing his experience and skills working […]


David started his professional career as a risk analyst for GE Money. He then spent an extensive period of time working on domestic and international equity settlements for a number of broking and investment houses such as Citi Smith Barney and Alliance Bernstein. He also has experience with administering employee share plans, share registries and […]


After completing his Bachelor Degree in Commerce, majoring in Finance and Financial Planning with Distinctions, Paul has eagerly applied his knowledge to the financial services industry. Having the client’s best interest always in mind, Paul strives to provide exceptional levels of service while developing his skills. Paul was drawn to financial planning due to its […]


Ry is hard-working and dedicated to ensuring clients goals and objectives are met. He has a background in residential investment real estate with a Bachelor in Commerce from the University of Melbourne. Through experience, education and hard-work he is able to advocate for clients to enable them to move towards a better future. Ry is […]


Chris is a highly motivated, driven and accomplished employee who always strives for perfection. Chris graduated with majors in both Accounting and Finance from Monash University. Chris has a strong desire and willingness to continuously update his knowledge with factors that impact our economy. He is passionate about applying both his work experiences and academic […]