Sean Barnes


“Life is like riding a bicycle. To Keep your balance, you must keep moving.”

Sean joined the Coastline team after successfully completing his Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in Financial Planning and Finance.

Sean pursued a career in finance due to his genuine desire to make a positive impact on peoples lives and he thrives on the satisfaction of helping individuals and families achieve their financial aspirations. As an Associate Adviser, Sean enthusiastically collaborates with Senior Financial Advisers, soaking up knowledge and contributing his unique perspective to the team’s success.

Outside the office, Sean lives an active and social lifestyle. He’s a dedicated football enthusiast, frequently hitting the field with friends or supporting Essendon despite their trials and tribulations.

A lesser-known fact about Sean is his proficiency in Chinese, which he studied as a second language during his high school years. At that time, he could speak it fluently, showcasing his versatility beyond the world of finance.

Sean grew up in Hamilton in Southwest Victoria, yet has enjoyed calling Geelong home for the last 5 years.  He looks forward to continuing to embrace his new community and professional growth and Coastline Advice.

Sean Barnes