Hein entered the financial services industry as an advisor in 1990 and is seen as one of the top specialised investment planners in South Africa. His experience includes advice, financial and retirement planning, asset management, estate planning, drawing-up of wills, and individual and group marketing.
His studies include all industry related required programs, courses and examinations, the JSE Membership Examination in Investment Advice at the University of the Witwatersrand, the Financial Planning Environment Course at the University of the Free State, the Investment Environment Course at UNISA, and the coveted Post-Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning at the University of the Free State. The last qualification also enables him to, apart from being a member of the Financial Planning Institute (FPI), be registered with the organisation as a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP®) Professional.
His fundamental beliefs and values centre on integrity, honesty, trust, loyalty, building strong relationships and attention to detail. Personal growth and the ability to adapt to constant changes in the financial industry are also of cardinal importance to him.