MKP adds co-General Managers

by Mike Wood05 Aug 2021

Asset finance firm Moody Kiddell & Partners have announced two new General Managers, who will jointly lead their team across vendor finance, loan originators and national operations.

Jonathan Lucas and David Unwin have 30 years’ worth of combined experience with Moody Kiddell and are internal promotions. Both have climbed the ladder from within,

Unwin has been at the firm for 14 years, and was previously with Suncorp in a variety of roles spanning Mortgage Securities and Asset Finance, as well as a spell doing Equipment Finance in variety of sectors including agriculture.

Lucas has spent 16 years at Moody Kiddell & Partners, where he managed a team of 20 and oversaw $200m in annual loans. He came to the firm straight out of university, entered the graduate scheme and is now sitting one of the most important roles at Moody Kiddell.

“We believe Jonathan and David to be among the most talented operators in the industry and we are honoured that each of them has chosen to progress to the next stage of their career here at Moody Kiddell,” said the firm in a statement.

“Both Jonathan and David have demonstrated exceptional business leadership and ethics during their time at MKP, including running successful teams, onboarding key partners and leveraging growth opportunities.”

“As co-General Managers, their remit spans all our Originators, the National Operations team, and our Vendor Finance business. They will also be responsible for all discussions and arrangements with our Funders.”

“With decades of proven experience and a strong knowledge of the needs of our growing client base, we’re proud to have Jonathan and David lead Moody Kiddell’s Asset Finance team for the continuous improvement of our customer-first approach.”

Moody Kiddell is one of the most established names in the Australian asset finance scene, with 40 years of activity behind them and a national infrastructure to support clients.