Stock Market Investor, Commodity & FOREX Trader, International Speaker, Wealth Educator & Finance Coach, Author, Entrepreneur, Husband & Father of 6 boys and an active Christian.


David Schirmer, aged 48, is the CEO of the David Schirmer Group of Companies

David is best known as the “Cark Park Guy” or “Cheques In The Mail Guy” on the world phenomena “The Secret” movie & co-contributor to the “The Secret” book.  He is an author, international speaker, entrepreneur, stock market investor and commodity trader.

David’s background is the family farm where he and his brother invented product that revolutionized the hay industry in Australia.  After leaving the farm in central Queensland, David co-founded Schirmer Industries, a company that commercially manufactured computer controlled farm machinery.

David sold his half share in the manufacturing business and went on to build a desktop publishing business.  At the same time he studied the financial markets and eventually turned his hand to commodity trading.  After relocating to Melbourne to take the position of establishing and building up the first interstate office for Hudson Institute, David decided to share his stock market knowledge with others.

Trading Edge, now Australia’s leading stock market education brand, started in 1997 with himself, and his wife, Lorna.  By the end of 2009, over 95,000 people have listened to David share his vast knowledge on the stock market and more than 40million people around the world have watched, listen to or read David’s knowledge on The Secret and Law of Attraction.

Apart from being the CEO of the David Schirmer Group of Companies, David is an accomplished presenter and world class speaker.  He presents over 100 workshop, seminars and guest appearances per year on topics ranging from “Mastering The Stock Market”, “Entrepreneurship 101 – Legal Structuring To Protect Your Wealth” to “My Abundant Life”, a personal development and psychology workshop.  David is ‘self-taught’ and shares from his vast personal experiences in business.

If you think David is not quite busy enough, he and his wife have six boys aged ten to twenty-six.  He plays the violin, the occasional game of golf, and likes to keep up with the latest computer technology.  David also is very involved in his local church teaching the community that poverty and lack is a choice and how to build wealth God’s way.

David passion is showing and helping other people succeed in business and in life.