River Bennett Photography-14.jpg

Dr Stephen Crouch


Doctor of Business Administration
Master of Economics
Bachelor of Business
Graduate Australian Institute of Company Directors
Fellow Chartered Accountant

Driven with desire to help build client wealth, Stephen leads the firm with a clear vision to deliver personalised and professional financial outcomes.

In 1996 Stephen established SCA Partners as a boutique financial services firm; a firm which focuses on delivering real wealth progress for clients.  Stephen works with businesses and business owners on strategies that increase profit margins, build assets and help deliver growth.  Helping clients to avoid cash flow traps, SCA Partners deliver integrated financial reporting, entity restructure, taxation, finance options, portfolio building and business strategy.

River Bennett Photography-1-2  xx.jpg

Symone Sharp

Practice Manager

Certificate IV in Financial Services (Finance/Mortgage Broking)

As Finance and Practice Manager, Symone is a central member of the SCA team. With over 20 years’ experience in finance she has a depth of knowledge and understands the demands on business.

Symone’s primary responsibility is management of the practice. She believes the key to an efficiently run office is great communication, organisation, early detection of issues and working with the team to resolve any client matters.

Symone handles the processing of leases, hire purchase transactions and any other finance transactions required by our clients.

SCA-005     Phil version 2.jpg

Phil weldon

Director SCA Legal

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) 
Member of Law Society
Associate Governance Institute of Australia (AGIA)
Member Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD)

Focusing on practical solutions to complex matters, Phil has represented many clients in commercial difficulties and disputes, often resolving matters with clear legal strategies or progressing stubborn matters through to litigation.  With more than 30 years’ experience and over a decade leading a legal practice, Phil has covered a broad base of commercial legal matters and has a well-developed commercial edge. 

Clients have appreciated the advice over this time, planning for eventualities through well-developed agreements with stakeholders, estate planning and wills.


Elenoa Tauialo

Tax Manager / Business Advisory

Chartered Accountant
Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting)
Bachelor of Business Management (Marketing) 

El has more than a decade of experience in Business Services and Taxation, Assurance, Performance Consulting and Risk Management.  Working with businesses and business owners, many high wealth clients, she has worked across most industry sectors.  

El gained Assurance and Consulting experience, performing both external and internal audits for Government, ASX listed companies and the Not For Profit sector.  She has worked within the Big4 chartered firms and spent nearly 7 years in Group Audit & Risk and Group Transformation with Qantas.

SCA-018 Ethan.jpg

Ethan Crouch

Planning Assistant

Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing) (graduand)
Diploma of Financial Planning (graduand)

Ethan started his time at SCA Advisory as a trainee para planner in 2014.  Since that time, Ethan has gained an understanding of how to build and maintain wealth.  He has developed a passion for creating wealth-building strategies in collaboration with the senior advisor and the client.

Ethan also assists with maintaining the Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL) compliance requirements for Investory Pty Limited, SCA Advisory Licence holder.  He is involved in the preparation of financial advice, management of client asset portfolios, and securities correspondence on behalf of clients.  Ethan is constantly developing new methods for financial reporting for the performance of our client’s wealth and assets.