Tony is the Chairman of the AFG board, a position he has held since 2008. Tony has extensive experience across Australia’s finance industry, including Macquarie Bank for more than 16 years, most recently as Group Head of the Banking and Securitisation Group (BSG). Prior to joining Macquarie, Tony was a Chartered Accountant with a major international firm in Australia and Canada, and then went on to work for a number of other banks and financial institutions.
Tony’s banking experience spans more than two decades with expertise in banking, mortgage origination and securitisation. He is a past Chairman of the Australian Securitisation Forum and a past President of the Mortgage Industry Association of Australia.
As Head of BSG, Tony had responsibility for Macquarie’s mortgage securitisation programme, PUMA, and the Bank’s mortgage, margin lending, credit card, consumer lending and banking activities in Australia and overseas. PUMA was the largest issuer of mortgage backed securities in Australia and issued billions in mortgage backed securities into the Australian, Euro and Global markets.
Tony is also a Director of First Mortgage Services, First American Title Insurance and Genworth Australia, and also sits on the board of the Butterfly Foundation for Eating Disorders.