Episode 39 – Stephen Kostarelas – Life as a director

Episode 39 – Stephen Kostarelas – Life as a director
August 15, 2019 Scott Charlton
In The Slipstream FM | Slipstream Coaching | Accountants, Financial Planners and Multidisciplinary Firms | Business Coaching | Business Planning

Podcast with Stephen Kostarelas
Show Notes

In this episode we talk with Stephen Kostarelas of The Wealth Designers (TWD) about his life as a director and financial adviser. Amongst a range of interesting topics, we discuss how he came to financial planning from an accounting background and how TWD came to be AFA’s Firm of the Year in 2018.

Stephen also shares some interesting thoughts about the incoming FASEA rules and the potential implications for accountants currently operating on a limited licence for providing financial advice. Interestingly, Stephen formerly enjoyed an excellent collaborative relationship with Slipstream Coaching’s Rachel Wilson, back in the days she was running her accounting firm. He talks about what made that relationship so beneficial for mutual clients and his views on the role of specialisation in offering solutions to those clients.

 

Contact details for Stephen Kostarelas are:

Email: stephen.kostarelas@twd.com.au

Phone: 08 6363 5300

Web: www.twd.com.au

Linked In: www.linkedin.com/in/stephenkostarelas/

 

Scott’s contact details are:

Email: scott@slipstreamcoaching.com.au

Phone: 0409 870 330

Web: www.slipstreamcoaching.com.au

Twitter: ScottCharlton1

Linked In: www.linkedin.com/in/scottcharlton

 

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