2019 Australian Mortgage Award winners revealed

by Australian Broker21 Oct 2019

On Friday night, the best and the brightest in the mortgage sector gathered in Sydney to celebrate all that has been accomplished over the past 12 months.  The winners across the 31 categories not only took home the title, but sector-wide recognition for themselves, their colleagues and their organisations. 

Broker Awards

La Trobe Financial Broker of the Year – Commercial

  • Josh Egan, Astute Melbourne City South and Gippsland

FBAA Broker of the Year- Independent

  • Mark Davis, The Australian Lending And Investment Centre

Ali Group Broker of the Year - Insurance (Mortgage Protection)

  • Robyn Beath, Astute Gippsland

Pepper Money Broker of the Year- Specialist Lending

  • Mark Davis, The Australian Lending And Investment Centre

Equity-One Broker of the Year- Productivity

Broker of the Year – Regional

  • George Smith-Roberts, Realestate.com.au

Highly Commended: Narelle Kerstan, Gloss Finance

MFAA Young Gun of the Year – Franchise

  • Adam Wadley, Realestate.com.au Home Loans

Adelaide Bank Young Gun of the Year - Independent

  • Tom Morison, Smartmove Professional Mortgage Advisors


Brokerage Awards

Vow Financial Brokerage of the Year- Diversification

Australian Broker Brokerage of the Year (1-5 staff)

  • Loan Market Bayside

Highly Commended: Atelier Wealth

Bluestone Brokerage of the Year (6-20 staff)

  • Empower Wealth Mortgage Advisory

Brokerage of the Year (>20 staff)

  • Home Loan Experts

Brokerage of the Year - Regional

  • Astute Gippsland

BOQ Broker Best Customer Service from an Individual Office

  • Smartmove Professional Mortgage Advisors

Most Effective Digital Strategy - Brokerage

  • Zippy Financial Group

Best Industry Marketing Campaign

Best Industry Service

  • NextGen.Net


Aggregator Awards

Deposit Power Aggregator of the Year (Up to 500 brokers)

  • Liberty Network Services

OnDeck Aggregator of the Year (Over 500 brokers)

  • Loan Market Group


BDM Awards

Bankwest Best Aggregator BDM

  • Tim Schneider, Choice

Highly commended: David Vizza, Finsure Finance & Insurance

Australian Broker Best Major Bank BDM

  • Sam Tang, Westpac

Highly Commended: Linda Oates, NAB

Best Non-Major Bank BDM

  • Stuart Moore, ING

Mortgage Choice Best Non-Bank BDM

  • Denya Dean, Bluestone


Lender Awards

MSA National Bank of the Year

  • ING

MPA Non-Bank of the Year

  • Pepper Money

FAST Fintech Lender of the Year

  • OnDeck

Loan Services Team of the Year

  • Bankwest

Most Effective Digital Strategy – Lender

  • Westpac

NextGen.Net New Brokerage of the Year

  • Simplicity Loans & Advisory


National Awards

Westpac Australian Broker of the Year

  • Mark Davis, The Australian Lending And Investment Centre

Liberty Australian Brokerage of the Year

  • Home Loan Experts