Chris's Profile

Chris Cornish
Financial Adviser
Avant Financial Solutions (independent)
Chris has an extensive background of over ten years in the financial services profession and has previously been employed by one of the big four banks and more recently an accounting firm. Chris is a strategies focused financial planner who communicates complex subjects in simple terms.
Advises clients with 250K +
< 100K 100K + 250K + 500K + 1M +
Initial Consultation


Receive objective and realistic advice which is free from product provider influence.
Work with someone who is dedicated to you and your unique needs.
Get results - based on Avant's knowledge, experience and determination to recommend the financial products and services that will bring their clients financial success.

The quality of our service and attention to your individual financial planning requirements can only be fully appreciated by first-hand experience. We hope to be given the opportunity to provide that experience.

Avant provides clients with a complete financial planning service for all their individual and business financial planning needs. We offer the experience and sophistication of a large, institutional firm, with a level of attention and client service only a boutique, employee-owned financial planning company can provide.

We are committed to acting in your best interests and will further your interests as opposed to others. Avant is a Principal Member of the Association of Independently Owned Financial Planners (AIOFP).

We understand that each client has their own unique needs and that by consulting with us they give us their trust and confidence. In return we ensure a full understanding of their position before carefully considering the options available and making any financial planning recommendations.


Bachelor of Commerce (Economics & Financial Planning)
Curtin University
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Australian Institute of Business
Advanced Diploma Financial Services (Financial Planning)
Kaplan Professional
SMSF Specialist Advisor
SMSF Association


It is estimated that about 85% of all Financial Planners are associated or owned by the banks and large financial institutions.

Avant is different to many financial planning practices as through Avant Financial Solutions it holds its own Australian Financial Services Licence (436740). This licence is issued by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC). Avant’s advisers act for you and not for any life insurance company, fund manager or bank. We are committed to acting in your best interests and will further your interests as opposed to others. Our advice to you will be appropriate for your relevant circumstances and leave you in a better position. We are committed to you and your family.

Avant Financial Services 6/37 Railway Parade
Mount Lawley
Perth, Australia
Operates in:
Regulator Name: Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC)
Regulator Website:
Company Regulatory Reference Number (CRRN): AFSL #436740
Personal Regulatory Reference Number (PRRN): Authorised Representative #312021

Operational countries

Regulator ID
AFSL #436740
Authorised Representative #312021