Daniel Westerman


A picture of financial advisor Daniel Westerman in front of the Direct Wealth sign.

Daniel is one of our Associates undertaking their Professional Year (PY). He is currently studying a bachelor’s degree in business, specialising in Accounting and Financial Planning, bringing a blend of academic rigor and practical experience to the table.

Daniel’s journey began as a client service implementation specialist, where he spent two years honing his skills in client relations and operational efficiency. Now, as an associate, he leverages this experience to assist our talented financial advisors in providing tailored financial solutions that empower clients to achieve their goals.

Daniel believes Financial Planning is about demystifying the complexities of finance and making it accessible to everyone. It’s about cutting through the jargon and empowering individuals with clear, understandable guidance to make informed decisions about their financial future. By simplifying the process, Daniel believes we can foster greater confidence and control over one’s finances, ultimately leading to a more secure and fulfilling life.

Beyond numbers, Daniel has a keen interest in the dynamic interplay within the geopolitical sphere and the profound impact of global decisions on our economy. Staying up to date of these developments allows him to offer nuanced insights and strategies.

In addition to his financial acumen, he’s deeply fascinated by the transformative potential of artificial intelligence. By staying at the forefront of AI trends, As he strives to anticipate how these innovations will reshape learning and work dynamics in the future.

When he’s not crunching numbers or analysing market trends, you can find him pursuing an active lifestyle. Whether it’s hitting the trails for a hike, engaging in a spirited game of touch footy, or pushing himself at the gym.

On game day, you can bet he’ll be cheering on his beloved Brisbane Broncos with unwavering passion.