Client Spotlight: Arrive Wealth Management
Monday, October 2, 2017
Company: Arrive Wealth Management
Name: Chris Gee & Andrew Yoong
Titles: Practice Principal and Senior Financial Planner (both)
Chris and Andrew have been working together since 2002 and moved into their office at Liberty in 2012.
Describe what you do:
Arrive are a private client wealth management firm providing financial planning services and mortgage advice.
What was your first job?
Chris – I was a paraplanner in a financial planning firm in Wembley
Andrew – My first job was working at Maccas
If not your present job, what would be your perfect job? And why?
Chris – A Formula 1 Driver (just slightly different to what I do now)
Andrew – A sports analyst or a sports agent, Jerry Maguire style!
What would be your ideal day away from the office? And why?
Chris – Being outside, riding a bike with mates, because I don’t get to do it very often.
Andrew – A day at the beach with my family, because I don’t get to spend enough time with them.
Name the one person you would like to have dinner with and why?
Chris – Kim Jong Un, Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin, because it would be entertaining to see/hear them all have it out.
Andrew – Colonel Sanders, Ronald and Jack
What was your strongest subject at school?
Chris – Maths
Andrew – Maths, Economics, and Phys Ed were my consistent A’s
What are your hobbies?
Chris – bikes, hanging out with my wife and daughter
Andrew – Having a 18 month old is a hobby killer
What would you do if you won the lotto?
Chris – Buy a boat!
Andrew – I’ll source my inspiration from Dan Bilzerian
What is your top time saving tip?
Chris – Just do it!
Andrew – Go through your emails whilst on the bus/train before you get to work. Oh, and don’t shower or brush your teeth in the morning!
What is your favourite time of the day and why?
Chris – Early morning, the best part of the day.
Andrew – Bed time because I have an 18 month old.
What political, legal, economic or sporting event would you most like to happen in your lifetime and why?
Chris – I would love to see Orica-Green Edge have an Australian cyclist win the Tour de France.
Andrew – I would like to see cyclists banned from the roads
What is the best thing about Perth?
Chris – Perth summer weather
Andrew – Perth is a healthy marriage between a city and a town, it’s not too fast but it’s not too slow.
What would your epitaph be?
Chris – That’s not for me to decide, I’ll be dead!
Andrew – “He loved his carbohydrates”