Brian joined Blackburne Mortgage Broking in 2015 some 25 years after starting his career in the Banking and Financial Services Industry. Not only is Brian a highly experienced residential Mortgage Broker, but he is also our Commercial Lending Specialist, having over eight years’ experience as a Business Banker with a major bank. Whether you are seeking financial solutions for an owner-occupied or investment property, or for your business-related needs, Brian’s easy to understand and relaxed approach will give you the peace of mind that your finances are in safe hands.
Brian brings a wealth of experience to the team and is focused on looking after his client’s best interests and assisting them achieve their financial goals. This has translated into him being a finalist for AFG Broker of The Year in 2017.
Brian is a fully qualified Credit Advisor, holds a Diploma in Finance & Mortgage Broking Management and is a member of MFAA, AFCA and AFG.
In his spare time Brian enjoys camping and 4WD driving with his family and friends.
Megan joined Blackburne Mortgage Broking in 2012 after beginning a career in finance in 2007. Prior to this Megan worked in the high-end hospitality and tourism sector for many years both locally and internationally, and as such appreciates the importance of impeccable customer service and takes pride in delivering a 5-star experience for all her clients.
Megan holds a Certificate IV in Financial Services and was a finalist in the 2018 MFAA Excellence Awards in the Loan Administrator category.
When she’s not helping her team settle loan applications, Megan enjoys spending time with her family, indulging in great food and wine and performing show tunes to her dog.
Tracy joined Blackburne Mortgage Broking in 2014 after starting her career in Finance in 2004.
Tracy is an outgoing, well organised Client Liaison Manager who works as part of the Blackburne Mortgage Broking team to ensure that customers loans settle on time. Her excellent customer focus, organisation and communication skills ensures that our customers know what is happening with each key stage of their loan as it progresses from submission through to settlement. Customers who have benefited from Tracy’s assistance with their loans, attest to her helpfulness and ability to resolve even the most complex of issues in a timely and efficient way.
Tracy obtained her Property Management Registration and joined Blackburne Property Management in 2017 as an Inspections Officer to broaden her knowledge within the company. Her attention to detail when completing Routine Inspections is outstanding.
In her spare time Tracy likes going to the gym and spending time with her family and friends.
Paul joined Blackburne Mortgage Broking in 2011 after starting his career in finance in 2006. He prides himself on providing tailored financial solutions for his clients and delivering a first-class service experience.
Paul is highly knowledgeable in off-the-plan and apartment finance, as well as all other areas of residential lending. Whether you are looking to purchase your first home, are an experienced investor adding to your portfolio or would like to refinance to a better deal, Paul can guide you every step of the way.
As a current member of the Mortgage & Finance Association of Australia (MFAA), Paul was nominated for the AFG Loan Writer of the Year in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 and was named as MPA Magazine’s Top 100 Brokers in Australia for 2014 and 2015. In addition, he has cultivated strong relationships with many lenders due to his longevity in the industry.
In his spare time Paul enjoys spending time with his family and friends as well as closely following his favourite AFL team the West Coast Eagles.
Paul is the Owner, Founder and Managing Director of Blackburne.
Since starting the company in 2003 with a $900,000 loan Blackburne has grown to become one of the largest property companies in Australia, specialising in large scale residential and commercial property development, property management and mortgage broking.
Blackburne currently has $1.65B worth of projects completing this year or under development now with starting construction soon. These projects are mostly iconic, high-end resort style apartments in the prime suburbs of WA.
Paul’s achievements have been recognised with a number of leading awards including:
- 6 of the prestigious Property Council and UDIA awards for best high-rise development in WA.
- WA Business News – 40 under 40 overall Western Australia winner recognising outstanding achievement in business and community projects for leaders under 40.
- Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist
As Managing Director, Paul leads an experienced team of long term senior executives that manage the day-to-day operations of the Blackburne group of companies.
Paul is married with two young children and spends any spare time he has on travelling and adventure sports.