Jason Back

Managing Director
The Australian Lending & Investment Centre (ALIC)

Jason Back

Managing Director
The Australian Lending & Investment Centre (ALIC)

Jason is the Managing Director of The Australian Lending & Investment Centre (ALIC) and has been instrumental in taking ALIC to the forefront of the mortgage brokering industry. In 2014/2015 and 2016 ALIC was voted the top independent brokerage of the year by Mortgage Professional Australia and Australia’s best brokerage in 2014 & 15 at the Australian Mortgage Awards.

Jason has over 25 years’ experience in the finance sector, having worked in senior sales, distribution and management roles for ANZ and having provided financial advice and services on behalf of financial planning, equity trading platforms, private banking, lending and retail distribution brands.

As a well know figure in the finance industry and sort after media commentator, Jason has recently launched the highly anticipated Broker Essentials course after years of inquiries into the best practices and habits of a high performance business.

Jason has created a practical and targeted program for new brokers and administration staff that will help them grow their business by focusing on sales through service excellence.  Jason’s Broker Essentials will take you through the behaviors of the nation’s best brokerage focusing on process, business management and the client journey.

Jason’s qualifications: Certified Financial Planner, Diploma of Financial Planning, Diploma in Management and a Bachelor of Commerce Finance/Marketing.

More details can be found on LinkedIn https://au.linkedin.com/in/jason-back-alic and at Broker Essentials www.brokeressentials.com.au

Rhonda Brighton-Hall

Founder & CEO
MWAH : Making Work Absolutely Human

Rhonda Brighton-Hall

Founder & CEO
MWAH : Making Work Absolutely Human

Former HR Leader of the Year, Telstra Businesswoman of the Year, and HRD Magazine Hall of Fame inductee, Rhonda is CEO and Co-Founder of mwah. Making Work Absolutely Human. She is also a Director of AHRI, Chair of FlexCareers, A Rare Birds Ambassador, Director of Feel the Magic, and a passionate and lifelong advocate for diversity, inclusion and humanity.

Before mwah., Rhonda’s career spanned senior executive roles in corporate giants BHP, Sara Lee, Luxottica and CBA (Commonwealth Bank of Australia), as she lived and worked in Europe, Asia, the USA and her home, Australia.  That journey, left her recognised as one of Australia’s foremost experts in the human side of business. Specialising in culture, leadership, inclusion, and the future design of work and workplaces, she is applauded for both her strategic insight and the simplicity she brings to getting the people side of businesses right. Her fundamental belief is that inclusion and good leadership are not only foundational for high performing businesses, but equally for more equitable and prosperous economies and communities across the globe.

With an undergraduate degree from UNSW and post-grad from UTS and London Business School, Rhonda guest lectures around the world, and is the on-call coach for many NFP’s who work with disability, the Indigenous community, and other groups often structurally excluded from work.

As CEO and Co-Founder of mwah.live, Rhonda has built a unique organisation – part practical toolkit, part think tank, and part bespoke consultancy – all designed as the most accessible ‘how to’ knowledge base on the planet for making work absolutely human. 

www.mwah.live

Theo Chambers

CEO
Shore Financial

Theo Chambers

CEO
Shore Financial

Theo is the co-founder of Shore Financial. Shore Financial was established following Theo’s success in the finance industry at McGrath’s Oxygen Home Loans and The Commonwealth Bank. During Theo’s tenure at Oxygen, he was consistently one of the top three mortgage brokers.

Theo and his partner Alex Nochar started Shore Financials three years ago with 3 staff members, Theo’s ambition and holistic view of what makes a broker successful has grown Shore Financial rapidly to now operate with 52 staff members and is on target to double in numbers by 2017. Last year alone Shore Financial mortgage sales were in excess of 1.5 billion.

Theo has managed to achieve the following awards Editor’s Choice Broker of the Year 2014, Broker of the Year 2014 Finalist 2014, Residential Mortgage Broker of the Year 2013 Finalist, Top 40 Mortgage Broker NSW 2012, 2013 & 2014

Mark Churchill

Managing Director
ALLFIN Financial Services

Mark Churchill

Managing Director
ALLFIN Financial Services

After 18 years working in broking firms and senior roles in the healthcare divisions of National Australia Bank and Commonwealth Bank, I created Allfin to focus on financing the healthcare industry.

My career has been built on strong relationships. My clients appreciate the transparency of our process, and our proactive approach to regular reporting. They are reassured by my ability to offer financial advice specific to their industry. They don’t have time to explain their industry to their advisers, and nor should they have to.

I thrive on the satisfaction of knowing I have given my clients the best financial foundation for their business. For me, this is less about the interest rate and more about the complete package. It needs to offer realistic and achievable terms that empower my client to reach their business dream.

In collaboration with other commercial brokers and Macquarie Business Banking, I am proud to be a founding partner of Kubio, cloud-based platform that processes loans from start to finish. This will improve the experience of brokers and their clients.

Justin Doobov

Director
Intelligent Finance Pty Ltd

Justin Doobov 

Director
Intelligent Finance Pty Ltd

Justin Doobov and his company Intelligent Finance have been used as a benchmark in the mortgage industry.

He has degrees in Finance and Accounting, and is a qualified Engineer. He’s been in the mortgage industry since 2001 and set up Intelligent Finance in 2003. He’s consistently been one of the top home loan writers in Australia and last year settled over $300m in residential home loans, plus settled a large volume in commercial loans and insurances.

He has won most of the major industry awards, most recently:

  • Credit Advisor of the Year at the MFAA Awards
  • #1 Mortgage Broker in Australia at the Australian Mortgage Awards
  • Best Brokerage of the Year at the Australian Mortgage Awards
  • Finance Broker of the Year at the Australian Broker Awards
  • Elite Business Writer from the Adviser magazine for biggest volume of loans in Australia
  • And at the inaugural Better Business Awards he won all 3 categories plus the major award of the evening.

George Giovas

Managing Director
Axius Partners Pty Limited

George Giovas

Managing Director
Axius Partners Pty Limited

 

Graeme Holm

Director
Infinity Group Australia

Kim Horan

Mortgage Broker and Advisor
Aussie Franchisee – St. Marys

Brenden Lowbridge

Associate Director & Finance Strategist
Money Links

Darren Liu

Sales Director
My Home Loan

Darren Liu

Sales Director
My Home Loan

Darren is in charge of Partnership Development at My Home Loan, where he manages the marketing and operations to improve the growth of the business.

He has been in mortgage industry for nearly 6 years and has been awarded 30 Under 30 Young Broker of the Year 2014 and Top 100 MPA Broker 2017.

Darren is passionate about Tech and Internet, he loves technology and tools to improve the workflow and drive the productivity of daily jobs. Combining the software and CRM, it helps to get not only the team working flawlessly but also allows the clients to be connected to My Home Loan community.

John Manciameli

Director

Slipstream Australia

Darren Moffatt

Director Strategy & Content Marketing
WebBuzz

George Karam

Director
BF Money

Cameron Price

Owner Partner
Mortgage Choice

Cameron Price

Owner Partner 
Mortgage Choice

Coming towards the end of my 12th year being a mortgage broker with Mortgage Choice and I certainly didn’t expect to be in this position coming from the telecommunications industry but playing football with an existing franchisee changed everything! I’ve been a partner with Stephen Zamykal at Mortgage Choice Melbourne for 10 years now and during that time we’ve been fortunate enough to be consistently ranked in the top 5 Mortgage Choice franchises Australia wide. We’re also partners in a Mortgage Choice Financial Planning franchise and a National Property Advisory business. I’ve been lucky enough to work with and alongside some excellent people which has enabled me to improve my skills and understand the client more and try and provide the best experience possible. I’m married with a young son and love to travel, which is fortunate seeing as my wife’s from Italy and I don’t have a lot of say in it! Completing a legal studies degree and working in several fields prior to joining mortgage broking has assisted me in developing a wider senses of what a business needs, where it can improve and why our clients refer and along with our staff are the backbone of any business.

Ian Robinson

Founding Director – Agribusiness and Corporate Finance
Robinson Sewell Partners

Liz Wilson

Director
Wilson Financial

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