Heffron executive director and co-founder Martin Heffron passed away last week, having battled serious illness over the past few months. He was
The news of his untimely passing was released on Friday, with a statement from the SMSF specialist firm confirming his death.
The announcement revealed Heffron, age 58, had recently been fighting cancer and the treatment he was receiving for the disease had been progressing well, making his death a real shock to the organisation.
“His light will continue to shine brightly within our organisation as Martin, our co-founder, will always be remembered as a warm and kind-hearted leader,” the statement said.
“He was uniquely inquisitive and incredibly passionate about creating an organisation that strives to help people live independently and within their means in his adopted Australia.”
Martin Heffron is survived by his wife, Meg, and two children.
The firm confirmed its management would remain unchanged with Meg Heffron continuing as managing director – a role she took on in April last year.