Shaun Smith


Managing Director

Having graduated university, in 2000 Shaun accepted a position with the Royal Bank of Scotland in London. Upon returning to Australia he spent 12 Months as a Credit Analyst learning the local market with a large mortgage originator where he won Rookie of the Year.

In 2003 he co-founded CDS Financial Services. Investment in marketing mediums such as radio saw this business grow into a team of 12 Brokers.

In 2009, Shaun co-founded Commercial Group which specialised in commercial property and development finance. In 2015 he merged this business with his accounting firm Kamper Chartered Accountants, rebranding the business under the Bluepenny banner.

Shaun’s companies have written in excess of $1.5B in loans under his guidance.