Broking Team

Broking Team

Liam Finnane

Sales Director

Liam heads up our Regional Office in Orange, NSW.

After completing a Bachelor of Business (Finance) degree, Liam commenced his career in International Trade working for the world’s largest independently owned Ship Broking Firm. He spent the next 5 years acquiring and developing skills in commercial negotiations, contracts, markets & relationship management which held him in good stead to transition into life as an Equipment Finance Broker.

Liam is experienced in sourcing funds for a wide range of clients from new-to-established businesses across varying industries including Agriculture, Civil Construction, Earthmoving, Manufacturing and many more.

He particularly enjoys the strong relationships he builds with his clients along the way and the insight he is afforded to better understand his client’s business and requirements.

Liam is a member of the Commercial Asset Finance Brokers Association of Australia (CAFBA).

Outside of work, Liam enjoys spending time with his family, playing and watching sports & catching up with friends.

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Josh Bridges

Sales Director

Sales Director Josh leads the team of Finance Brokers in Sydney. 

Josh’s dedication to his clients is evident in both the professional and personal relationships he has developed throughout his tenure.   

“Watching our clients business grow is incredibly satisfying and makes this job a real joy.   The privilege to work so closely with our clients to make a significant impact on their business is appreciated by the entire team.  We pride ourselves on building long lasting relationships so we can stand proudly by their side as business partners.”

After completing a Bachelor of Business and Commerce through the University of Western Sydney, Josh began his career in finance working as a credit analyst with Capital Finance before joining Magnolia Lane in 2016. Josh is a member of Commercial Asset Finance Brokers Association of Australia (CAFBA).

Outside of work, Josh and his wife Mikayla enjoy traveling to the coast with their dachshund Benji and Australian Bulldog Mason or watching footy and cricket with mates. 

Follow Josh on Instagram @joshatmagnolialane 

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Chris Sugiono

Senior Finance Broker

After completing his Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Finance) through the University of Technology Sydney, Chris began his finance career working for Capital Finance in the settlements, credit, and sales team. After 5 years of learning and developing his skills in commercial asset finance in these roles, Chris joined the Magnolia Lane team in 2019.

Through his previous roles, Chris developed a sound understanding of exactly what lenders look for in a finance application which he applies when assisting his clients to ensure a smooth and seamless process. Chris’ attention to detail and extensive industry knowledge aids him in listening to his client’s needs and helping them achieve their goals.

Chris is a member of the Commercial Asset Finance Brokers Association of Australia (CAFBA).

When not at work, Chris enjoys spending time with family and friends, and loves his sports and outdoor activities. In particular, Chris is a massive NBA fan and backs his Philadelphia 76ers.

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Harry Cummins

Senior Finance Broker

After completing his Bachelor of Commerce (Finance & Financial Planning) in 2016, Harry spent time working in consumer, commercial, and rural lending, before finding his place at Magnolia Lane in 2019.

Through these roles, Harry developed an understanding of the industry and the skills required to provide the highest level of service to his clients. Harry enjoys working alongside businesses who are just starting out. Seeing his clients go from strength to strength and playing a role in assisting their growth brings him great satisfaction.

Harry’s customer service is second to none, due in part to his dedication to finding solutions for his client’s problems and enhanced by his personable nature and ability to bond with people from all walks of life.

Harry is a member of the Commercial Asset Finance Brokers Association of Australia (CAFBA).

Outside of work, you will find Harry running the wing for his beloved Orange Emus, spending time with friends, or tending to his newly sewn veggie patch.

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Harry Nemeth

Senior Finance Broker

A linchpin within the Magnolia Lane Broking Team, you will not forget Harry if you’ve have the pleasure to connect with him on a deal. 

Harry has found a niche in equipment purchases that propel businesses from analogue to digital assisting a number of clients with upgrades to CNC Routers.   This solutions orientated approach is what keeps clients returning for more development ideas.     

Harry holds a Bachelor of Arts (Communication/Sociology) and a Masters in Contemporary Philosophy and a member of the Commercial Asset Finance Brokers Association of Australia (CAFBA).

In his spare time Harry loves spear fishing, playing sport, travelling, and visiting his holiday home in Jervis Bay.

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Jack Stanford

Finance Broker

Jack is completely onboard with our key value of as much face-to-face contact as possible, so he’ll often be the broker visiting you to sign a new deal.     

He’s the perfect face to the business with his approachable nature and natural ability to build strong relationships.  Behind the scenes, Jack enjoys the problem-solving element of a deal and navigating through the variables to find the right option for each client. 

Jack has a Bachelor of International Relations and is a member of the Commercial Asset Finance Brokers Association of Australia (CAFBA).

Time away from work is spent playing or watching sport.  Jack also enjoys the beach and dining out with friends. 

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Angus Lennon

Finance Broker

Angus is part of the Broker Team in Orange, supporting the team as he develops his broking career with Magnolia Lane.

Having studied Agriculture & Business at Marcus Oldham Geelong, he has a keen interest in the future of Australian agriculture, particularly farm succession and carbon farming. 

This is no surprise as Angus grew up in a farm in Dunedoo, 3 hours Northwest of Orange who cultivate and distribute Organic Wagu across the East Coast of Australia. 

As such, Angus is a great addition to the Orange team bringing such acute knowledge of the Agri sector.   

Angus is also a very keen photographer, rugby enthusiast and loves to travel. 

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Saul McCredie

Finance Broker

Saul is a Broker in our Sydney office.  He is currently finishing his Bachelor of Business with a double major in Finance and Marketing at UTS.

Saul’s inquisitive instinct and motivation to make the process of equipment finance as fluid and enjoyable as possible is proving a winning combination across the deals he works on.  

A career in finance was always on the cards as Saul’s always been interested in how the world operates economically and is excited to pave his way in asset finance. 

When he’s not in the office, Saul will likely be found engaging in sport of some kind. As a diehard Gordon Rugby player and fan, he always supports our sponsorship efforts with the club. Combined with his impressive golf handicap, it’s safe to say Saul’s in the right place!

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Sam Bignold

Finance Broker

Sam is a Finance Broker based in our Sydney office. 

Sam is currently completing a Bachelor of Commerce at Macquarie University and benefits from a hybrid work/study week with Magnolia Lane until he graduates in November.   This means Sam can enjoy the best of both worlds as he builds his career as a broker, he can identify correlations between his study and work and how the two can interlink for deeper learning.

Sam’s a true team player in the office and on the sports field!  Sam plays rugby for the Sydney University Football Club, and he also enjoys giving back to his high school team, Saint Ignatius’ College Riverview.

When Sam’s not in the office (or playing cricket golf or rugby!) he can be found at the beach or hanging out with his friends and family.

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