Meet the Team

Chief Executive Officer

Daniel Brown

Daniel is the CEO of MBS Advisory. With 16 years in the financial planning industry, currently owning and operating three financial planning businesses across Newcastle, Central Coast and Sydney, Daniel’s expertise in the industry is second to none.

MBS was born out of the need for a marketing business that not only understands the industry, but also one which is led by someone who has incredible success in that very same industry. Daniel understands first-hand what it takes to create and grow your business and is keen to share those learnings with others.

Daniel is the CEO of MBS Advisory. With 16 years in the financial planning industry, currently owning and operating three financial planning businesses across Newcastle, Central Coast and Sydney, Daniel’s expertise in the industry is second to none.
Passionate about building open and honest relationships with clients, Daniel’s goal is to work closely with business owners to understand their aspirations, their vision and to create a pathway to achieving this.

Mindset and personal development are concepts that continue to drive Daniel to learn and grow. He lives by the values of his businesses and is known for his work ethic, passion and commitment to being better every day.

Daniel has long held the belief that “success leads clues” and when it comes to marketing strategy, he wants to share with others the very same path to success.

Daniel has worked hard to provide a great lifestyle for his family and enjoys spending time with his children and supporting his wife Julie to fulfil her own business goals and dreams.

Each year Daniel lives in hope that his beloved Parramatta Eels will bring Peter Sterling out of retirement, as he knows ‘Sterlo’ is their only chance of winning another NRL premiership.

General Manager

Tom Haigh

As the General Manager of MBS Advisory, Tom Haigh is passionate and experienced in leading and coordinating teams to deliver the best outcomes.

As the General Manager of MBS Advisory, Tom Haigh is passionate and experienced in leading and coordinating teams to deliver the best outcomes.

Starting in project management, Tom’s talent for management and his drive to achieve successful outcomes for his clients is what guides MBS Advisory.

With an insatiable desire for personal and professional growth and a passion for writing, Tom thrives on applying his talents to help other businesses grow and succeed.

Tom’s experience in starting his own business has given him the invaluable insights into what business owners go through, including the frustrations and time it can take to build success.

As industries move away from traditional strategies, Tom is passionate about sharing the success that digital marketing can have and how it can lead to immense growth and success in your business.

At MBS, Tom’s goal is to help people succeed in their own ventures, and more than anything else is here to ensure that success through marketing is not only attainable, but also incredibly simple.

As a proud Novocastrian, Tom is regularly spotted in the surf and enjoys a very active lifestyle with his wife and three children.

CMO and Digital Strategist

Tommy Leung

Tommy’s passion is to help brands and businesses find their uniqueness which enables them to grow and succeed online.

Tommy’s passion is to help brands and businesses find their uniqueness which enables them to grow and succeed online.

With over 10 years’ experience in digital marketing, Tommy’s focus is to achieve real, tangible results for clients.

Tommy’s expertise of social media platforms, how they operate and how they can be used to engage with targeted audiences make him an exceptional member of the MBS team.

As online marketing methods are becoming more prominent, Tommy is excited to help people and businesses understand how social media and digital strategies can build successful brands and communities.

Throughout his career, Tommy has a demonstrated history of implementing successful social and digital campaigns for both product and service-based businesses. At MBS, his desire is to empower businesses to help reach their maximum growth and achievements.

Business Growth Specialist

Callan Dooley

With over 10 years of sales experience in the real estate, property development and recruitment industries, Callan is an invaluable asset to the MBS Advisory team.

With over 10 years of sales experience in the real estate, property development and recruitment industries, Callan is an invaluable asset to the MBS Advisory team.

Callan has been part of the MBS family since day one and has witnessed first-hand, and significantly contributed to, the growth of the business since its inception.

With professionalism and punctuality, Callan leaps into new challenges with enthusiasm and success. He is innately attentive to the needs of others and derives great satisfaction in the benefit he can bring to others.

Callan’s rich mix of professional experience has given him the insights into the advice industry, and the valuable knowledge it takes to help these businesses grow.

As a born and bred Novocastrian, Callan is passionate about the growth and exciting future of Newcastle ahead. He also enjoys an active lifestyle and loves a spot of tea and tennis in his spare time.

Operations Manager

Hinehopu Brown

Hinehopu Brown is the exceedingly talented and organised Operations Manager at MBS Advisory.

Hinehopu Brown is the exceedingly talented and organised Operations Manager at MBS Advisory.

Hinehopu expresses warmth and charisma in everything she does, making her an absolute joy to work with and be around. Her easy-going personality, attention to detail and her receptiveness to others needs are what makes her shine.

With a systems-focused approach, an optimistic attitude and go-getting spirit, Hinehopu is the glue that holds the MBS team together.

Branding and Marketing Manager

Stacey Jones

MBS Advisory’s Branding and Innovation Manager Stacey Jones is passionate and experienced in helping businesses grow and thrive.

MBS Advisory’s Branding and Innovation Manager Stacey Jones is passionate and experienced in helping businesses grow and thrive.

With a Bachelor of Finance from the University of Newcastle, and 16 years’ in the financial planning industry, Stacey knows the ingredients all financial services businesses need to succeed.

Stacey is passionate about helping businesses brand themselves effectively in a highly competitive advice industry. Incorporating a holistic approach to marketing, Stacey is well versed in social and digital media strategies, SEO, branding, networking and events hosting.

Working diligently behind the scenes on websites, marketing strategies and business branding, Stacey is an invaluable and enthusiastic member of the MBS team.

Living in Newcastle her whole life, Stacey enjoys spending time exploring the coastline and is consistently on the search for the best iced latte in Newcastle. Stacey cherishes time spent with family, partner, and her puppy, Chunk.

Communications Coordinator

Indiana Tape

With a passion for helping people communicate effectively, Indiana uses her skills to help businesses succeed and thrive.

With a passion for helping people communicate effectively, Indiana uses her skills to help businesses succeed and thrive.

Indiana is currently completing a Communication degree at the University of Newcastle, specialising in Public Relations and Strategic Communications. She has extensive writing and communication experience in a range of industries.

With a variety of professional communication skills, from copywriting to design, Indiana strives to make the marketing process easy to understand, and easy to execute, for all clients.

Her friendly warm nature and enthusiastic attitude make her an asset to the team and a joy to work with.

Indiana enjoys an active lifestyle and in her spare time, you’ll find her at the beach, hiking through Glenrock or walking her two crazy puppies.