Our People

Our People

At Strategem, our 65 highly-trained staff are passionate about working with you to enrich your life. We help guide you through the maze of options to make the best financial decisions for your personal and business needs. We work and live in the community and are here to support you, your family and your business.

Our Partners

Our organisation is owned and operated by seven Directors. Between them they possess nearly 150 Years of experience in Financial Management. With a great team to support them, their experience can assist you in ensuring you obtain Financial success.

Trevor Elliott
Richmond Fanatic • Wine Connoisseur • Food Nut

Trevor is a fanatical Richmond Football Club supporter and enjoys indulging in good food and wine… read more

Justin Gordon
Sports Junkie • Family Man • Passionate Coach

Justin is a passionate about junior sport. He coaches both junior basketball and football and just in case he doesn’t get… read more

Ashley Hill
Loves All Things Tennis • Family Man • Weekend Golfing Hack

Ash loves tennis, tennis and tennis. He is Treasurer of the Bendigo Tennis Associate and on the finance committee… read more

Brett Marchant
Golfing Guru • Travel Bug • Family Man

Brett is passionate about spending time with his family, travel and tennis. He is currently working on reducing… read more

Chris Harrington
Marathon Man • Sports Junkie • All things AFL

Outside of the office Chris can be found coaching his son’s junior football team, keeping fit by running the odd marathon… read more

Peter Murphy
CrossFit Convert • Family Man • Sports Junkie

In his spare time, Peter (more affectionately known as Murph) enjoys family time with his wife and four children, water skiing… read more

George Zarpalas
All Codes Football Fanatic • Family Man • Scotch Enthusiast

Away from the office George enjoys spending time with his family and is keen on the football codes, supporting Essendon… read more

Our Associates

Kris Tatt
Family Man • Amateur Photographer • Burger Aficionado

Kris has over 10-years experience in dealing with Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSFs) and … read more

Emmy Mulholland
Passionate Cook • Outdoor Enthusiast • Crocheter

Joining Strategem in 2009, Emmy has worked to become the trusted advisor to many small businesses… read more

Our Executives

Shaun Langdon
Chief Executive 
Outdoor Sport Fanatic • Family Man • World Traveller

Shaun joined the Strategem team in June 2018 as CEO. Shaun is an experienced… read more

Katrina Ray
Strategem Investment Services General Manager
Wine Lover • Amateur Artist • Passionate About People

Joining Strategem in 2018, Katrina is responsible for the people at Strategem and does this with passion… read more

Chris Griffin
Finance Manager
Historian • Antique Enthusiast • CFA Volunteer

Chris joined the Strategem team in 2001 and has worked extensively in the Business Services and… read more

Cesar Pardo
Compliance Manager
Sports Fanatic • Traveller • Family Man

Cesar has spent just over 40 years in the professional and financial services industry… read more

Meghan Rogers
Marketing & Client Engagement Coordinator
Indoor Plant Hoarder • Music Enthusiast • Collingwood Fan

Starting with Strategem in July 2017 in our administration team… read more

Jenny Ludeman
Client Services Officer
Fitness Buff • Wine Connoisseur • Family Person

Jenny has worked at Strategem for 11 years among a team of great Accountants… read more

Jennifer Strate
Client Services Officer
Textbook Introvert • Wannabe Gardener • Avid Reader

Now having worked in administration roles for more than half her life, Jen has worked at Strategem… read more

Melanie Rennie
Investment Services Administration Manager
Sweet Tooth • V8 Car Enthusiast • Indoor Plant Hoarder

Mel has worked at Strategem for over 10 years and in this time… read more

Our Accountants

Our Advisors

Our Administration

Our Purpose

Enriching lives through better financial decisions

Our Values

  • Client Focus: Our clients, are the most important thing to us. We provide personalised service built on trust.
  • Community: We live, work and participate in our local community. Our staff are involved in a raft of community organisations and our Community Foundation provides much needed support.
  • Excellence: We strive for excellence at every level, for every task, for every client.
  • Integrity: We tackle everything with the highest integrity.
  • Teamwork: We operate as one, cohesive team. This ensures our high level service delivery to our clients and loyal and engaged staff.