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About Us

Expert Refinancers
Are you sure you are winning with your current loan? Whether it is your home, your vehicle or your insurance, there could be an alternative, more attractive finance offer available to you.

FIA’s expert advisers use their relationships with a vast array of lenders to ensure you receive the best finance solution possible. Each and every application is assessed on its merit by our team of qualified brokers.

Fabian Restaino

Principal & Finance Manager
Fabian’s passion for the finance industry spans decades. He has accrued a vast wealth of experience, which he applies today, at Finance Industries Australia. The company’s service offerings have diversified since inception, to provide a comprehensive portfolio of financial advice, enabling clients to save both time, and money.

When not in the office, Fabian can be found actively involved in local community work. He is Chairperson of the Board at Varsity Lakes Community Limited, where many fundraising events are hosted, to build local businesses, charities, as well as support numerous youth education programs.

With Fabian at its helm, FIA is very much dedicated towards providing access to quality financial advice, regardless of age or financial position.

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Anne-Marie Tonkin

Senior Broker & General Manager
As a mother with a mortgage and young family, Anne-Marie connects personally with her clients. Together with her industry knowledge, she understands and appreciates many of her clients’ concerns, ensuring that every step of their financial journey, is as seamless and stress-free as possible.

Anne-Marie is dedicated to breaking old models of thinking, and helping her clients discover many positive possibilities, which they may not have been aware of.

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Sanju Modi

Finance Broker
As a qualified lawyer practising predominantly property and real estate law for over 20 years, Sanju brings an enviable breadth and depth of knowledge, to a wide range of his client needs. From first home buyers, to investors, as well as those refinancing their property and consolidating debt, he is able to review and offer the best possible advice and structure, in order to ensure his clients achieve their desired outcomes.

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Caitlin Giles-Banks

Finance Broker & Assistant Manager
Caitlin has over 15 years’ experience within the mortgage industry. She deftly engages her understanding of the lending world, together with the ever-changing policies of the finance sector, to smoothly navigate her clients through the approval and settlement processes. It is paramount to Caitlin that her clients always remain both comfortable and confident, believing that FIA has their very best financial interests, at heart.

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Rachel Symington

Senior Credit Manager
Rachel has honed her skills in credit management and loan processing, with over 6 years’ experience. She takes exceptional pride in her attention to detail and wide lending knowledge. Rachel is proficient at ensuring each of her clients understands and feels comfortable throughout the approval and settlement process. With her vivacious personality, and emphasis on stellar customer service, she enjoys building long-term relationships with her clients.

Bianca Jelonek

Finance Project Manager
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
Full Real Estate Licence

A recent addition to Finance Industries Australia, Bianca brings a wealth of in-depth experience to our Finance Department, gained across multiple industries. Her self-driven, high level of personal development has propelled her over the past 17 years, to excel as an adaptable, proficient professional within the fields of finance, real estate, development and construction.

Bianca’s boundless motivation and determination for improvement, stems from her natural care and concern for people. Her positive, confident and friendly personality, enables her to effortlessly build rapport, and foster long-term supportive relationships with her clients and business associates.

When not investigating forward-thinking opportunities and implementing sound strategies to improve the lives of her clients, Bianca enjoys spending time with her family and keeping fit. She also invests any spare time into advancing her career - with interests in real estate and investment opportunities.

Brad Jordan

Systems Operation Manager

Accounting & Bookkeeping (Cert. IV)
Competitive Systems Engineering (Cert. IV)
Business A Level (UK)

Brad’s extensive food and beverage, as well as hospitality management experience, assists him in his day-to-day duties as a critical assets to the Finance Industries Australia Team.

Brad travelled the world for more than 15 years, working in a range of 5-star international hotel chains, boutique hotels, leading catering companies, and Michelin Star restaurants - before deciding on a career change.

Holding the title of Executive Chef at Macquarie Banks Global HQ in Sydney, Brad made the decision to study accounting. He is currently undertaking a qualification in financial broking, while bringing a number of core competencies and key strengths to his FIA data analyst role.

Brad’s ever-expanding skill set presently includes: project management, critical thinking, problem solving, adaptability, communication, teamwork and collaboration. He excels at data visualisation, identifying patterns and trends, analysing results and streamlining systems - in order to deliver best in practice business efficiencies.

Brad’s previous customer service experience enables him to practically synthesise connections and ensure that FIA’s clients are always the number one priority.

When not pouring over data, or engrossed in his part-time studies, Brad enjoys going to the gym, playing boardgames and spending time with his partner and dog.

Rod Arthur

Loan Processor

Masters in Business Administration

Rod joins the FIA Team with a wealth of 28 years’ experience gained across the finance and property industries. Previously the Branch Manager at one of the big four major banks for more than 15 years, Rod’s extensive depth and breadth of knowledge has also been secured through holding additional job titles such as: Property Manager, Area Sales Manager, Home Lender, Business Credit Analyst, and more.

His core strengths include stakeholder engagement, detailed research into financial markets, critical thinking and data analysis, all coupled with continuous improvement.

Outside of the FIA office, Rod’s interests include Community Theatre.

Amee Cameron

Client Support Manager
Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science
Masters in Clinical Exercise Physiology

Amee spent five years in the rehabilitation industry, before considering a change in career path. An opportunity to explore the world of sales, lead to a phone-based role assisting financial advisers in bettering their clients’ financial position and helping them to achieve their goals.

Within this dynamic environment, Amee developed a number of new skills but was also able to transfer existing competencies from her previous work experience with war veterans. Focussing primarily on customer service, Amee found many synergies between designing, implementing and evaluating exercise interventions to improve the health and wellbeing of her clients, to what was required of her.

With her results-oriented approach, excellent communication skills and natural organisational abilities, Amee excelled and was offered the position of Client Support Manager at Finance Industries Australia.

Amee’s aptitude to listen and empathise makes her an exceptional asset to the business. There is nothing that Amee enjoys more than working in the best interests of her clients, journeying with them and experiencing the very same elation when FIA is able to improve their financial health and wellbeing. Through debt consolidation and mortgage reviews, she finds it immensely rewarding when FIA customers are able to see and feel immediate results, such as a reduction in payment amounts, loan terms, as well as interest rates.

In her personal time, you can find Amee enjoying a range of outdoor activities with her young family. In particular, she enjoys riding her bike, playing guitar and going to the beach.

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Call FIA today and get started on your journey to living your best life now, and into the future.
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Phone: 1300 648 175
Address: Level 2, Suite 2.01 Oasis Shopping Centre
Broadbeach QLD 4218

Finance Industries Australia Pty Ltd ABN 81 619 871 788 is authorised under LM Broker Services Pty Ltd Australian Credit Licence 517192. The information provided on this site is on the understanding that it is for illustrative and discussion purposes only. Whilst all care and attention is taken in its preparation any party seeking to rely on its content or otherwise should make their own enquiries and research to ensure its relevance to your specific personal and business requirements and circumstances. Terms, conditions, fees and charges may apply. Normal lending criteria apply. Rates subject to change. Approved applicants only.

*FIA was voted #1 Broker in SEQ by Loan Market in March 2021.