Our Team

Brian Bendzulla

Brian Bendzulla Consulting Actuary

Brian Bendzulla is an actuary with more than 25 years experience in Australia, South Africa and the UK. He has a particular focus on researching and building process solutions for post retirement longevity, market, sequence and inflationary risks. Brian is also a director of MyPlanner Australia and a financial planner. He is responsible for the international retirement monies transfer area.

John Tellyros

John Tellyros Consulting Actuary

John is a consulting actuary with significant experience in assisting lawyers, financial planners and accountants with computational and actuarial mattters. In particular he heads up the family law value of defined benefit for matrimonial property splits, life interests calculations and superannuation/economic loss quantification arising from personal injury.

Donna Griffiths

Donna Griffiths Financial Controller

Donna enjoys the accounting and support functions that her role entails. Having worked with Brian for in excess of two decades, she considers herself “part of the furniture”. Often she will be the first point of contact via telephone so feel free to discuss anything from accounts receivable to the weather! In addition, office management supplies and positions vacant applications should be directed to Donna.


Garry Khemka Consulting Actuary

Garry undertakes Queensland actuarial tasks for NetActuary. He recently joined Bond University as an Assistant Professor in Actuarial Science, after completing his PdD from ANU in 2013. His research interests span retirement planning and superannuation, long term care insurance products, disability income insurance and personal finance. Garry has an employee benefits consulting focus.

Associated Company - MyPlanner Australia Pty Ltd

Philippa Sheehan

Philippa Sheehan Managing Director

Philippa's experience in financial planning and business management gives her the perfect background to run a national financial planning dealer group.

David Mardell

David Mardell Director

Through his years of working with dealer groups, David thought there must be a better and less frustrating way to do business - hence MyPlanner Australia was born.

Cathy Mardell

Cathy Mardell CFO

Cathy is Chartered Accountant and a Registered Tax Agent and brings the financial descipline perspective to the MyPlanner Australia business decisions.