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Jan Kirstein

Jan Kirstein

Director

DipFS, DipFP, MAICD, FBAA Life Member

Special Responsibilities – Executive Chairman of Board

Jan Kirstein has vast experience in the banking and finance industry. He commenced his finance career in 1976 and has worked in Building Societies, A Credit Union and Bank principally in senior lending and sales roles. Jan joined the broking industry in 1996 and formed his own broking company in 1998 which still continues to trade in Townsville.

Jan Kirstein joined FBAA in 2002, was appointed North Queensland representative of the Association in 2002, a Director in 2005, elected as National President (2006-08), and then appointed Immediate Past President in 2008. Jan was admitted to the status of Life Member in 2013 in appreciation of services provided to the Association and members.

Principal
Brokir Pty Ltd
Phone: (07) 3847 8119
Fax: (07) 4723 7699
Email: jkirstein@fbaa.com.au

Stanley Millar

Stanley Millar

Director

AFB, FBAA Life Member

Special Responsibilities – Company Secretary

Stan Millar has many years of experience in banking and finance.

Stan joined ANZ Bank in 1966 and worked in that organisation until 1992, reaching the position of Branch Manager.

After leaving ANZ, Stan spent some time in his own book-keeping business until he met up with an old workmate and they started Finance Broking in late 1992. Later this transitioned into loan management for private lenders, mainly in-house financiers in the motor trade.

Stan is a founding member of FBAQ, which later became FBAA. He was elected Secretary early in the Association’s history and has held the position ever since except for a period of two years in the early 1990s.

He was made the first Life Member of the Association in recognition of his service to the Association and its Members.

Managing Director
Bromac Business Services Pty Ltd
Phone: (07) 3382 7248
Fax: (07) 3910 1092
Email: smillar@fbaa.com.au

Chris Szigeti

Chris Szigeti

Director

Dip Mortgage Lending, AFB, LREA, MAICD, FBAA Life Member

Special Responsibilities -Vice Chairman and IDR Chairman

Chris Szigeti has been involved in the finance industry since 1975. Chris has run his own mortgage and finance business, Chris Szigeti & Associates t/as CSA Finance and Mortgages Can Do since 1983. He started his finance career with IAC (Citibank), then 10 years with AGC, where he held senior managerial roles covering all aspects of finance including HP, leasing, wholesale, factoring, international and trade finance, mortgages and property finance.

Chris was a founding member of FBAQ in 1992 which became part of FBAA. He was Queensland State President (2004-2009), first elected to the Board in 2009 as National Treasurer (2009-11). Chris was admitted to the status of Life Member in 2014 in appreciation of services provided to the Association and members.

Principal
Chris Szigeti & Associates Pty Ltd
Phone: (07) 5592 2635
Email: cszigeti@fbaa.com.au

John Mulcair

John Mulcair

Director

BBus, CPA, GCM, DipFS, MAICD, FBAA Life Member

Special Responsibilities – Treasurer and CFO

John Mulcair has vast experience in banking, finance and accounting spanning more than 50 years.

John has been a professional Finance and Mortgage Broker Principal since 1997 to 2012. Prior to this he commenced his finance career in the banking sector, then the Victorian Government in many administration and accounting roles in water management, followed by Snowy Hydro in many senior and executive management roles including Internal Auditor, Management Accountant, Chief Finance Officer, Group Manager Commercial Services and Manager Corporatisation.

John joined FBAA in 2002, was appointed ACT Representative in 2003, ACT State President in 2005, first appointed to the Board in 2006, National Treasurer 2006-08, Board Consultant 2009-11, then re-appointed to the Board as National Treasurer in 2011. John was admitted to the status of Life Member in 2009 in appreciation of services provided to the Association and members.

Mobile: 0416 049 423
Email: jmulcair@fbaa.com.au

Kim Szigeti

Kim Szigeti

Director

JP (Qual), DipFS, AFB, MAICD

Special Responsibilities – Director Policies, Member Finance, Audit & Risk Committee

Kim Szigeti has vast experience in finance and mortgage broking spanning more than 20 years, and currently holds a Real Estate Licence. Prior to this Kim held various positions in retail and hospitality, as well as volunteer in previous and present positions with community organisations.

Kim joined FBAA in 2005, was Secretary of QLD Council 2007-2009, and elected to the Board in 2015.

Mortgages Can Do
Phone: (07) 5592 2635
Email: kszigeti@fbaa.com.au

Rick Nieuwenhoven

Rick Nieuwenhoven

Director

B Economics (Business), B Education (in Service), GCFP, FIPA GAICD, Member EO, DipFS

Special Responsibilities – Director State Branches, Member Finance, Audit & Risk Committee

Rick Nieuwenhoven has vast experience in accounting practice and education, finance, financial planning, property investment, and mortgage broking spanning more than 15 years, and currently is a registered agent of ASIC.

Rick joined FBAA in 2012, was SA State President 2013-15, and elected to the Board in 2015.

Business Owner
Nieuvision
Phone: (08) 8263 4009
Email: rnieuwenhoven@fbaa.com.au

Stephen Rasmussen

Stephen Rasmussen

Director

Managing Director
Tailored Lending Concepts
Mobile: 0412 295 875
Phone: (07) 4615 5082
Email: srasmussen@fbaa.com.au

Peter J White

Peter J White

Executive Director

CPFB, FMDI, MAICD

Special Responsibilities – Government, Media, Strategy

Peter White has vast experience in Banking and Finance spanning over 38 Years. During this time Peter has been in pivotal roles such as Associate Director of Marketing and Distribution Investment Banking, Head of Private Banking and he has also been CEO of several Mortgage Management & Finance Broking Companies. Peters experience also stems further to assisting in the establishment of RAMS Home Loans in the early 90’s and he was the first CEO for Wizard Home Loans.

At present Peter is highly engaged with Government and Industry Regulators ensuring beneficial outcomes for current & future reviews that are, and will be undertaken.

Peter is in his 13th soon to be 14th year with the FBAA and has held the roles of NSW President, National Vice President, National President, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer. Peter was invited by the FBAA Board of Directors to join as an Executive Director in 2016.

Phone: 1300 130 514

Email: pwhite@fbaa.com.au

 

State & Territory Presidents

Gus Gilkeson

Gus Gilkeson

New South Wales & ACT - State President

Managing Director
Grow Capital
Mobile: 0423 001 002
Email: nsw@fbaa.com.au

Christine Green

Christine Green

Queensland & Northern Territory - State President

Liberty Network Services
Mobile: 0434 338 584
Email: qld@fbaa.com.au

Brendon Kurtz

Brendon Kurtz

Victoria & Tasmania - State President

State Manager VIC/TAS
Outsource Financial
Mobile: 0478 040 714
Email: vic@fbaa.com.au

Joff O’Shannessy

Joff O’Shannessy

South Australia - State President

Director
Finance Opportunities
Mobile: 0419 820 149
Email: sa@fbaa.com.au

Mary Kowalski

Mary Kowalski

Western Australia - State President

Managing Director
Synergy Financial Solutions
Mobile: 0416 535 606
Email: wa@fbaa.com.au 

 

MyFNI

Angelo Lauro

Angelo Lauro

Steering Committee Chairperson – MyFNI/Motor

Ausloans Finance Group
Mobile: 0410 536 697
Email: myfni@fbaa.com.au

 

Vendor Finance

Felicity Heffernan

Felicity Heffernan

Steering Committee Chairperson

Mobile: 0417 024 300
Email: vf@fbaa.com.au

Paul Dobson

Steering Committee

Mobile: 0417 024 300
Email: vf@fbaa.com.au