Meet the Property team

Whether it's investment, development or site finance across all asset classes, our Property Finance team have the experience to help structure finance to meet your needs. From commercial, to corporate, to institutional, reach out to one of the team in your state.

Rebecca Finlayson

Head of Property Finance

Rebecca has 25 years’ banking experience across commercial, corporate, property and health sectors. This experience empowers her to lead a national team of dedicated Corporate and Property bankers who can provide industry knowledge, tailoring financial solutions to suit our clients’ needs.

0427 769 553
rebecca.finlayson@boq.com.au

Richard Cleaver

Property Finance Executive - Queensland

Richard has worked in banking and finance for 20 years, with 10 of those being at BOQ. In that time he has assisted both SME customers and larger corporate connections across various industries and has a strong understanding of the opportunities and complexities that comes with the varying scale of business.

0407 893 350 
richard.cleaver@boq.com.au 

Daniela Kariotakis

Senior Property Finance Executive – New South Wales

Daniela specialises in property finance and manages a portfolio of clients that include corporate, high wealth and institutional clients. For over 20 years, Daniela has worked closely with hotel and construction industries, providing finance and investment solutions and ongoing support where necessary.

0414 566 715
daniela.kariotakis@boq.com.au

Martin Kearney

Property Finance Executive - Victoria

Martin has been in the Finance Industry for over 30 years and has a vast amount of experience across a number of different sectors. Martin’s role is to work with clients to understand their requirements and bring in key resources to ensure transactions happen.

0417 868 806
martin.kearney@boq.com.au

Howard Choi

Property Finance Relationship Manager - New South Wales

Howard has been working in the financial services industry for five years, specialising in property finance. Howard manages a portfolio of corporate and institutional clients and strives to achieve the best outcome for his clients.

0431 031 201
howard.choi@boq.com.au

Meet the Business Banking team

Our Business Banking team has experience across multiple industries and are backed by product offers designed to support the growth of Australian businesses.

Ryan King

Relationship Manager – New South Wales

Ryan has worked with BOQ for over 14 years. He keeps a constant line of communication open with his clients to ensure he is across the complexities of deals and projects and will often work in partnership with colleagues across the BOQ Group to ensure the best possible outcome for his clients.

0424 707 655
ryan.king@boq.com.au

Meet the Corporate Banking team

If your enquiry is for large scale operations, our Corporate Banking team have corporate experience to guide you through more complex finance structures and developments.

Simon Davis

Head of Corporate Banking

Simon has over 25 years’ banking experience across all aspects of the commercial, corporate, property and agribusiness sectors. Supporting his Corporate and Property Bankers, Simon’s experience enables him to provide banking direction for the team in larger scale and corporate operations.

0481 438 212
simon.davis@boq.com.au

Jason Lenske

Business Development Manager - Sunshine Coast

Jason has been working in banking and finance for over 30 years. Over 18 of these at BOQ, providing support to the SME and corporate segments across multiple industries. He sees listening and understanding the clients goals and requirements as key to providing tailored options and staying at the forefront of his profession.

0437 827 724
jason.lenske@boq.com.au

Leo Hawker

Business Development Manager - Queensland

Leo has close to 30 years banking and finance experience across SME, agribusiness and corporate sectors. This broad knowledge across niche industries and banking products is invaluable for clients looking to grow or diversify and achieve their business goals.

0407 893 350 
leo.hawker@boq.com.au

Darragh O'Riordan

Business Development Manager - National

Darragh has been working in business banking in Australia and internationally for over 20 years. Darragh's experience and passion for business development, couple with a strong focus on customer relationships, ensures financial solutions are tailored to match his client’s needs.

0409 945 247
darragh.oriordan@boq.com.au

Meet the Diversified team

Our Corporate Relationship Executives have expertise in financing businesses across various industries including hospitality, manufacturing, wholesale and retail. We offer a full range of banking solutions including Trade, Foreign Exchange, Cashflow Lending and Transactional Banking.

Anne McGregor

Head of Diversified

Anne has worked in banking for close to 20 years. With a specialised understanding and focus on niche markets, Anne’s experience allows her to lead teams who provide financial solutions to mid-market businesses and corporate clients in property, health, hospitality and education industries.

0439 583 432
anne.mcgregor@boq.com.au

Syed Ali

Senior Corporate Relationship Executive – New South Wales

Syed has worked locally and internationally in banking for over 15 years across diversified corporate sectors that include hospitality, health, property and leveraged financing. Central to this is Syed’s speciality in relationship management that ensures his clients achieve their business goals.

0458 026 313
syed.ali@boq.com.au

Barry Biggin

Corporate Relationship Executive - Victoria

Barry has been assisting clients in the corporate and commercial markets to achieve their growth ambitions for over 25 years. In this time he has held a number of industry specialist roles and recently, has focused on partnering with clients in the health and retirement sector.

0428 863 735
barry.biggin@boq.com.au

Have a Syndicated Lending opportunity

If you have a large or complex transaction which you are looking to syndicate, or for BOQ to participate in, reach out to Yasmin who can provide expertise and guidance, backed by senior BOQ bankers with niche industry knowledge.

Yasmin Siely

Head of Syndicated Lending – National

Yasmin has 15 years’ experience in senior roles in corporate and institutional banking, specialising in corporate diversified, leverage finance and larger corporate health transactions. Continually learning, Yasmin recently completed the Juris Doctor, post-graduate law degree, at the University of Technology, Sydney.

0417 997 117
yasmin.siely@boq.com.au

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