Shaye Fatnowna


Shaye has been in the Financial Services industry since 2008. Originally studying to be an Accountant and wanting to help her clients make better financial choices for a better life, Shaye transitioned to financial planning and completed a bachelor degree in Accounting and Financial Planning.

She has extensive experience starting her career in one of the big four banks before managing a small practice in Mackay. Most recently, Shaye was living and working in London for two years however, she missed the beautiful Australian weather. Shaye is passionate, adaptable, responsible and solution-orientated.


  • Partner at KDM Financial & Estate Planning, 2022 – Current
  • Senior Financial Adviser at KDM Financial & Estate Planning, 2020 – 2021
  • Management Surveyor at Grosvenor Group, 2017 – 2020 
  • Senior Financial Adviser at Mortgage Choice, 2013 – 2017 
  • Financial Adviser at Commonwealth Financial Planning, 2011 – 2013 
  • Paraplanner at NewCourse Financial, 2009 – 2010 


  • Community Justice Services (Commissioner for Declarations) at Anran Training 
  • Self Managed Superannuation Funds at Kaplan Education 
  • Bachelor of Accounting at CQUniveristy 
  • Bachelor of Financial Planning at CQUniversity 
  • Margin Lending and Geared Investments at Kaplan Education