National Conference - Guest Speakers

Brokers supporting brokers

Darrell Weekes

Darrell Weekes

Mortgage Professionals Marketing Strategist

As the first Mortgage Broker Coach in Australia, Darrell started his mortgage professional coaching and marketing firm in 2004.

Darrell works with mortgage brokers and other mortgage industry professionals, helping them to grow their business exponentially using Low-Cost and No-Cost Marketing Strategies.

He has spent his career honing his skills to focus on the single most impactful thing a broker can do to be a superstar of the industry; to craft and leverage a powerful, compelling reputation.

Susan George

Susan George

Business Development Manager

As a Business Development Manager, Susan believes in the power of connecting people with a purpose.

Susan connects mortgage brokers to financial products, education and training, to help diversify their business, cater to the needs of their clients, and increase their potential to prosper and grow.

Tom Li

Tom Li

Business Development Consultant

Tom started his banking career 14 years ago and has spent over 10 years in residential lending.

He enjoys working through solutions for brokers and helping customers.

Rod Stelling

Rod Stelling

Managing Director

With over 20 years of mortgage management experience, Rod provides the best possible options for clients in Home and Business Finance, providing additional financial services, including Debt Consolidation, Refinance, Car Loans, Motor Vehicle Leasing, Business Loans, and Insurance options for all consumers and small-to-medium businesses.

Drew Clegg

Drew Clegg

Regional Sales Manager

As the Regional Manager for Pepper Money, and as an expert in alternative lending, Drew is passionate about giving Australians a second chance at realising their financial goals.

With over 18 years’ experience in financial services, Drew leads a team of talented BDMs and RMs who partner with brokers to provide real life solutions for their clients.

Ben McKell

Ben McKell

National Sales Manager - Commercial

Ben is dedicated and committed to delivering superior outcomes for introducers within third party banking and finance.

His passion is Business Banking, including the customer, their business, their why and their vision. Ben shares his passion and enjoys supporting the growth of Australian Small Business.


Malcolm Elias

Business Development Manager

As a highly experienced Business Development manager for Macquarie Bank, Malcolm demonstrates a history of working in the financial services industry, with his key skills lying in banking, business relationship management, risk management, customer service, and credit.


Julian Heath

 Executive General Manager

Middle – Practical Presentation

Julian is the Executive General Manager of Middle, and has an extensive background in credit and lending, where he has helped establish and build out various technology platforms in the specialty finance space.

Prior to this, Julian worked in corporate advisory, where he focused on special situations and M&A.


Bob Masalkovski

MFAA State Manager

Working within the Banking and Mortgage Broking sector for over 20 years, Bob has an intimate understanding of the challenges faced as an industry, and brings his expertise, experience and passion to extend the incredible leadership shown by the MFAA.

Roxi Becker

Roxi Becker

Business Development Manager

Roxi Becker is a dynamic, driven Business Development Manager with an unwavering passion for excellence and a pure commitment to client success.

She has spent the last 8 years in the Real Estate and Property Development space giving her an innate understanding of the property world


Matt Ivers

Property Investment Advisor

As the Property Investment Advisor at Vision Property Investment, Matt Ivers has over 20 years in the Property and Finance Industry, and has developed into one of the country's leading finance brokers specialising in investment lending.