Our name is derived from the translation of MLC in roman numerals, reflecting MLC's strong heritage and expertise in advice and licensing.
TenFifty affirms a new way of supporting self-employed advisers into the future, and offers a new approach to connecting advice businesses and owners in an evolving advice landscape.
In 2019, MLC revealed a new strategic intent that involved the formation of a new adviser and licensee community to deliver better outcomes for clients, advisers and business owners.
From MLC's passion for clients, innovation and advice, TenFifty was born.
At TenFifty we believe in empowering our community to help create a sustainable advice future together. We also stand by the strength of our vast network and partnerships to enable your success.
As a TenFifty member you'll connect with a broad range of advice professionals who are united by the common goal of providing quality advice and advocating for the advice profession.
Opportunities to learn, share and collaborate with peers will provide you with the confidence you need to create positive client experiences and sustained success for your business.
As your trusted partner we'll connect you to expertise and resources within TenFifty as well as our broader MLC Wealth network, and external business partners to help grow and evolve your business.
General Manager Brendan Johnson has been a driving force behind the strategy and modelling for the new TenFifty business, and is well placed to lead TenFifty’s network of advisers and business owners into the future.
Brendan’s wealth management expertise spans more than 20 years, and includes a broad range of financial advice, practice management, compliance and general management roles, as well as senior leadership roles as General Manager of Apogee and Garvan Financial Planning.
A strong advocate for the advice profession, Brendan’s goal is to support advisers and
business owners in continuing to deliver great outcomes for clients, whilst growing their businesses.
An active contributor to the not-for-profit sector, Brendan is a Director of Kids Giving Back, an organisation that provides volunteering opportunities for school-aged children.
Brendan holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Diploma of Financial Planning, has completed the FPA’s CFP program, and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.