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Ryan Addison
Financial Planner

Ryan Addison has over 5 years’ experience in the financial planning industry. He is passionate about working closely with his clientele to take control of their financial affairs and live life on their terms.

Having a degree in both Exercise Physiology and Rehabilitation as well as a Diploma in Financial planning equips Ryan with the necessary skills to ensure his clientele have the right balance of health and wealth in their life. Ryan has always been fascinated by elite sport performance and understands that success comes from discipline, accountability and the right motivation. Ryan feels this is no different when it comes to managing your financial affairs!

Ryan’s compassionate nature and go getter instinct is infectious, he is an optimistic thinker who is really passionate about helping people find out what is important in their lives and helps them go after it.

Ryan specialises in wealth attainment, superannuation + retirement planning, personal insurance planning and goal and lifestyle attainment.

Financial Planning aside, Ryan is a loving father and devoted husband who enjoys spending time down in WA’s South West.

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Shawn Redhage
Business Development Manager

Shawn Redhage has been with Savanna Pride for five years as a Business Development Manager. He is also their resident sports superstar and is a retired member of the highly successful Perth Wildcats NBL team and was representing Australia at the Beijing Olympics. To add to his impressive sporting resume, Shawn is also an accredited broker, has his Certificate 4 in Financial Planning and has an under grad degree in Construction Management from Arizona State University. Shawn and his wife have two gorgeous young children, and he often finds himself ‘playing’ Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with his little boy. With his sporting commitments, work at Savanna Pride and his young family, Shawn doesn’t usually have much spare time, but when he does he enjoys woodworking.

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Giulia Cunningham
Senior Advisor

Giulia is our residential Aged Care Financial Advice and Centrelink Specialist. She joined Savanna Pride as a Senior Adviser in December 2016 and has been in the Financial Planning Industry for over 20 years, including 10 years whilst living in the UK.

She is able to assist clients with many aspects of their financial situation, including investments and budgeting, however her focus is superannuation and insurance, particularly around Self-Managed Super Funds. In addition to her own clients, she assists Lawrie from a technical perspective with regard to his more complex client strategies.

Giulia is kind, patient and caring. She deals with clients of all ages and loves the variety that this brings to her day. She takes the time to really get to know her clients and to create a financial strategy that best suits every aspect of their individual circumstances. She believes that a good adviser remains at their client’s side throughout the journey of life, constantly reviewing in order to ensure the best possible outcome.

She is naturally soft spoken, an excellent listener and with her ready smile, quickly puts people at ease.  As well as her professional approach to her work, she has a strong team-work ethic and can apply herself when the pressure is on!

She has recently completed her Graduate Certificate in Financial Planning and is fully accredited for Aged Care Advice.  

She follows the AFL, A League and EPL and has completed a Diploma in Forensic Science.

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Gordon McRoberts
Financial Planner


I am an experienced Financial Planner and Business Owner with over 27 years of international business experience working within the financial services industry, concentrated in the United Kingdom and Australia. Skilled in Business Management/Risk management with expertise in business continuity planning strategies, asset protection, and business interruption strategies, including but not limited to appropriate advice and implementation.

I provide strategic Insurance solutions for both the Business and personal entities and realistic retirement Planning and Portfolio Management for pre-retiree's and for those currently in retirement.


I am also Self- Managed Fund (SMSF) Accredited, and registered on the ASIC Financial Adviser Register.

I enjoy working with the client to establish their unique requirements while providing the best financial outcomes and strategies for each client has been the key to my business success.

As an experienced financial planner in Australia, I have developed key relationships with suitable providers to the industry, ranging from financially stable insurers to competently qualified underwriters and back office support teams with a view to efficiently implementing all appropriate risk management strategies.

I Graduated from Ayr-Academy with further studies at Ayr College and Mentor in Sydney, Australia. I am a member of the AFA (Association of Financial Advisers) and the TPB (Tax Practitioners Board) in Australia I take immense personal pride in having an impeccable ethical and compliant history of success in identifying, understanding and managing the various processes in this highly specialized field. 

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