Hot Seat

  • Hot Seat: Hayden Cush

    Earlier this year, Hayden Cush took on the role of national sales manager at AFG Home Loans. He explains to Australian Broker what the new role means and shares his advice for brokers

  • Hot Seat: Eric Wilson

    In his journey from junior lifeguard to founder and CEO of neobank Xinja, Eric Wilson has been no stranger to the deep end. Reflecting on why he moved into finance, he talks about the importance of putting customers and ethics first

  • Hot Seat: Clive Kirkpatrick

    Clive Kirkpatrick, general manager of Vow, shares his tips for how brokers can thrive in the current environment, and reels off the South African delicacies he would serve to MFAA CEO Mike Felton

  • Hot Seat: Nathan Walsh

    As a former bank exec turned fintech co-founder, Athena Home Loans CEO Nathan Walsh is no stranger to bold moves. Here he explains how his first job laid the foundations for a business model that aims to turn the mortgage industry on its head

  • Hot Seat: Nancy Youssef by

    Celebrating 15 years in the industry, founder and mentor Nancy Youssef shares her career highlights and goals

  • Hot Seat: Matthew Andrews by

    The GM of Pivotal Financial, Matthew Andrews, reflects on the launch of RE/MAX Australia’s finance arm, his first job, and the lessons he has learned from a 20 year career in finance

  • Hot seat: Mardee Blackwood by AB

    Award-winning broker Mardee Blackwood shares her tips for balancing deadlines and downtime

  • Hot seat: Business Initiatives MD Matthew White by AB

    Business Initiatives MD Matthew White didn’t intend to become a broker, but seeing an opportunity to improve customer outcomes he followed the calling. Here he talks about the importance of satisfaction – and humor

  • Hot Seat: Daniel Ferro by

    Daniel Ferro, sales and partnership manager for Spotcap Australia talks tax, tapas and the top survival tips for working in finance

  • Hot Seat: Glenn Haslam by AB

    Richmond Tigers supporter and GM of operations at Resolve Finance, Glenn Haslam, talks leadership skills, customer advocacy and how brokers can deliver what the banks cannot