Pete Wargent


Pete is founding director of the Sydney office. Pete hails from a finance background having held a number of senior finance roles including with the accounting firm Deloitte and thereafter being the Group Financial Controller of a listed mining company in Australia.

Pete has a range of top financial qualifications including being a Chartered Accountant, a Chartered Secretary, a licensed Property Buyers Agent and holding a Diploma in Financial Planning.

Pete is the author of the No.1 best-selling 2012 book ‘Get a Financial Grip: a simple plan for financial freedom’ and is widely acclaimed having achieved his financial independence at the age of 33 through investing in shares, index funds and multiple investment properties in the UK and Australia.

Pete is a keen blogger and regularly posts this thoughts in finance and the markets at

“I came to Sydney in the 1990’s when the radio tagline hollered ‘another beautiful morning in the world’s greatest city!’. It still is. Australia is thriving and Sydney a multicultural, world-class metropolis with its stunning harbour, golden beaches, lifestyle and climate.”