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Glen is currently the Managing Director at Mortgageport. He commenced his financial services career with the ANZ Bank in 1979. After 8 years he resigned to pursue his ambition of running his own financial services business.
In 1988 he established Priority Acceptance Corporation a lending business that went on to become Wizard Home Loans, a major player in bringing competition to the Australian mortgage industry.
10 years later, Glen sold his stake in Wizard and went on to establish Mortgageport a high service wholesale mortgage management business providing a professional and personal lending service to their valued clients.
Glen’s priority is helping clients, keeping them happy and it is this philosophy that is the foundation of Mortgageport’s success.
Glen is a qualified accountant, holds a Masters Degree in Applied Finance, is a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia and a Justice of the Peace and a qualified MFAA Mortgage Consultant.
General Manager Director
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Darren commenced his financial services career with St. George Bank in 2004 in Operations Management. He later joined Macquarie Group where we worked as Associate Director for 7 years leading Sales and Operations business units.
He joined Mortgageport as General Manager to pursue the opportunity of running a business. He was attracted to Mortgageport as he shares the company’s passion of putting clients first and maintaining long standing relationships.
Darren holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Master of Applied Finance (MAF).
Sales and Lending Director
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Michael is the Sales and Lending Director and oversees the mortgage and lending side of the business. He has been involved in all facets of the Mortgageport operation and has an extensive knowledge of all aspects of the business. He really enjoys dealing with Mortgageport clients and business partners.
Michael has over 20 years financial services experience and together with Glen Spratt founded Mortgageport. Michael holds a Bachelor of Business and is an accredited mortgage consultant with the MFAA.
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Lindsay joined the Mortgageport team in June 2010 bringing over 10 years experience in wealth creation and lending. He previously spent 14 years as a broker in the international money markets working in both London and Tokyo. Lindsay is a MFAA Credit Adviser™ and holds a Diploma of Financial Planning.
Lindsay approaches lending from an advice perspective ensuring that the lending structure and loan products are optimized for all his clients. He is accredited with a wide array of lenders and will work closely with you and your accountant to achieve tax efficient solutions.
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Sam joined Mortgageport in September 2003, after working in the finance industry for nearly 20 years at one of Australia’s major banks. Sam brings a range of experience to the team, especially in the areas of Customer Service and Sales. As a member of MFAA, he’s accredited with a vast number of lenders.
Sam specialises in working closely with people to find the exact loan to match their needs.
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Andrew joined the Mortgageport team in August 2015 as Relationship Manager.
He commenced his career in real estate which saw him move into Operations Management both locally and Trans-Tasman. In 2009, Andrew joined Macquarie Bank (Corporate and Asset Finance), with a focus on team leadership, on boarding of large acquisitions and managing customer relationships. He then moved from the Operations team into the Digital Distribution and Marketing team working with large corporate partners as the Sales Support Manager.
Andrew is in the final stages of completing his Master of Business Administration (MBA).
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Colin joined the Mortgageport team in September 2011 as the Portfolio Manager. He is responsible for the customer service area of the business. Colin sets high standards within his team to deliver exceptional customer service and support.
Colin has over 35 years experience in the Banking & Finance industry. His previous position was General Manager of a property finance and mortgage management company for 23 years. He currently has been authorised to approve residential mortgage loans on behalf of two Bank’s.
Colin holds a Diploma of Finance & Mortgage Broking Management.
Senior Client Services Officer
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Gloria commenced with Mortgageport in October 2003 and is currently the Senior Client Services Officer. Since joining Mortgageport, Gloria has held positions of settlements officer and project management before moving to our Client Services team in May 2005.
Gloria has varied management experience across a number of different fields, including Galilee Solicitors as a Mortgage Paralegal, Telstra Mobiles as a Call Centre Team Leader and Communications Manager, AXA Financial Services as a Supervisor Cash Management / Unit Trusts/Property Trusts and also worked in the Investment & Property Division working with Property Managers and Valuers’.
Gloria holds a Diploma in Mortgage and Finance Broking Management and an Advanced Certificate in Retail Fashion.
HR & Compliance Manager
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Samantha has been with Mortgageport since 2012 supporting the HR and Compliance functions within the business. Her key areas of responsibilities include all aspects of people management, as well as ensuring the business is compliant with NCCP and other regulatory requirements.
Previously, Samantha spent 7 years with PwC as an accountant in the corporate advisory services team. She then moved to international company, Diageo, for 10 years where she undertook various roles in the Finance and Sales teams.
Samantha is a chartered accountant with a Bachelor of Economics (Major in Accounting)
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Heather commenced work in the finance sector in 1999. She has held various positions in lending, both in Australia and UK, most recently as the Lending Manager for a credit union.
Heather joined Mortgageport in 2015 after relocating from Canberra. As the Credit Manager, Heather is responsible for managing the credit process from application through to settlement. She is supported by a team of credit assessors, processors and settlement officers, both in Sydney and offshore. Her team aims to maintain Mortgageport’s low-risk portfolio while achieving rapid approvals and pain-free settlements.
Heather is currently studying at UTS to attain a Master in Business Administration (MBA). She holds a Graduate Certificate in Business Administration, Diploma of Frontline Management, Certificate IV in Finance and Mortgage Broking and a Certificate IV in Financial Services.
Senior Business Manager
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Joanne joined Mortgageport in 2016 as Senior Business Manager where she works closely with the Directors in the planning and execution of business growth and improvement as well as identifying and managing risk and delivering on our strategy.
Joanne has significant mortgage industry management experience and previously held a range of senior roles with Mortgage Choice over a 15 year period. Her roles there included, National Lending Operations Manager and Strategic Projects Manager.
Joanne has also been a Director of Lixi Ltd, the lending industry standards community, and was integral in realising Lixi’s objective of bringing the lending community together to work towards efficient end to end processes.
Joanne is an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and has significant finance experience in both France and the UK
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Chris commenced his financial services career with Aussie Home Loans back in 2004 as a Mortgage Consultant. After 4 years, he decided to focus on his University Degree, gaining a Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Canberra, majoring in Financial Planning and Management. In 2009 he commenced employment with a multi-national corporation, British American Tobacco Australia, working his way to Regional Manager of ACT and Southern NSW before joining the Mortgageport team in June 2014, leading our Canberra based office. Chris is an MFAA Associate Credit Advisor and holds a Diploma in Mortgage and Finance Broking Management.
Chris strives to provide the highest level of service to his clients and feels it is important that each client has the correct structure to meet their financial needs not only today, but for the future.