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Matt Carlsen

Matt Carlsen

AFP® BBus AdvDipFS(FP) JP(Qual)
Authorised representative number: 000469657

Branch Manager - Senior Financial Planner

"My holistic financial planning experience and outlook allows me to assist clients facing difficult and complicated financial questions. I create the necessary plans and strategies to improve their outcomes, find clarity, and to live the lifestyles they desire."
Matthew is an experienced Financial Planner, with over 15 years experience in banking and financial advice. Matthew specialises in SMSF and superannuation, retirement income streams and Centrelink strategies, as well as wealth management and investment strategies. Matthew is the Branch Manager of the Morgans Cairns Branch.

Investment Style

As a Financial Planner, Matthew focuses on strategies to optimise tax outcomes, manage volatility and protect wealth to ensure clients meet their financial goals now and into the future. Selected asset allocation and investment portfolios are customised and based on the desired outcomes and tolerances of each individual.

Services and Specialties

Self-Managed Super Funds
Retirement and Estate Planning
Margin Lending and Gearing Strategies
Wealth Management
Financial Planning
Superannuation Advice

Qualifications and Professional Affiliations

Ethics and Professional Relationships
Accredited Aged Care Professional™
Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning)
Bachelor of Business


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Managed Investments
Financial Planning
Life Insurance
Margin Lending
I am employed by Coorai Pty Ltd which operates the business of Morgans Financial Limited - Cairns. My employer remunerates me by way of salary. As a shareholder of Coorai Pty Ltd, I may be entitled to a share of profits. As a Director of Coorai Pty Ltd, I will be entitled to a share of profits.