Stephen Barnett has worked as a financial consultant since May of 1996 after some 13 years in superannuation administration/policy with the APS. During his APS career Stephen occupied senior positions with ComSuper, the Insurance and Superannuation Commission and the Superannuation Policy Section of the Australian Taxation Office.
Stephen also worked for the Queensland Public Service, during which time he was head of Administration of QSuper, State Super and Go Super.
Since leaving the APS he has maintained close ties with the superannuation policy areas of Government and continues to work as a consultant to Government Departments and Agencies on the issue of superannuation and taxation.
His practical and technical experience provides him with a complete knowledge of the intricacies applicable to the specifics of the APS superannuation arrangements as well as the broader retirement and taxation considerations of retirement incomes policy. In addition to holding the degree of Bachelor of Commerce (Banking & Finance) he has completed the Diploma of Financial Planning through Deakin University and a Masters of Commerce, through the University of Western Sydney, and holds the CFP qualification from the financial planning association.
Stephen is Director and Representative of Barnett Lilley & Associates Pty Ltd (Australian Financial Services License No. 237915).