The Team

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Jill Tunkin

National Practice Consultant

Jill joined Lifespan in October 2019, to build a Licensee Support Service offering, now known as Lifespan Partnership.

Prior to joining Lifespan, Jill gained over 15 years’ experience as National Account Manager/Consultant within a broad range of financial organisations, namely Dynamic Asset Consulting, Presidium Investment & Research Management, Associated Advisory Practices, Chubb Insurance Company, Morningstar, HSBC and Fidelity Worldwide Investment.

Prior to this, Jill worked as a Financial Planner and Commercial Lending Manager, with over 25 years’ experience in the Financial Services industry.

Jill is CFP qualified, and holds a Diploma of Financial Planning; and degree qualifications in Arts/Economics & Commerce/Accounting.

Eugene Ardino

Chief Executive Officer

Eugene Ardino is the Chief Executive Officer of Lifespan Partnership.

Eugene has extensive experience within the financial services sector having worked for Lifespan over the past ten years in the capacity of Business Analyst, Adviser, Compliance Manager and GM for Lifespan’s Dealership Services, Wrap and he also sits on the Investment Committee.

As CEO he is ultimately responsible for the development and management of Lifespan’s business strategies, policies and planning, as well as sourcing and developing business opportunities, to ensure Lifespan remains both relevant and a major contributor to the industry.

Prior to joining Lifespan, Eugene completed studies in science, having achieved a Bachelor of Science with a major in Mathematics from the University of Sydney.


COMPLIANCE and general manager

Eugene Serravalle has extensive experience within the financial services sector, having worked for Lifespan for over ten years in the capacity of Business Development Manager, Financial Adviser, Compliance Officer, Human Resources, and IT Manager for Lifespan’s Dealership services. He also heads up the Compliance Committee.

As GM he is responsible for the day-to-day operational running of the business, and as Compliance Manager, he is responsible for the development and implementation of policies to fulfil Lifespan AFSL’s compliance obligations, to ensure the appropriate advice is delivered to clients, and advisers meet the regulatory obligations. He holds a Diploma of Financial Planning.

Prior to joining Lifespan, Eugene was Operations Manager in the hospitality industry and a business owner in the retail sector, following many years in the IT industry.


helping you grow

Jill Tunkin is supported across Australia with the assistance of the Lifespan Financial Planning Practice Management team, Lisa Ng, Alan McTighe, Michael Gershkov and Kevin Mayne. 

The Lifespan team also brings together compliance, marketing and back office admin to deliver business support that enhances your practice efficiencies, so you can focus on delivering exceptional customer service, to grow your business.