Our Team

 

 Tony Hall: Company Director

Home Loan Specialist   Equipment Finance Specialist   Business Mentor

 

TonyTony is a registered financial adviser.  He has operated a successful mortgage and finance brokering business in Queensland and South Australia since 1996.  The business is now based in Nelson and has been rebranded as "Financing Futures".  Tony continues to maintain his loyal core of Australian clients while running the expanding New Zealand operations.

Tony's ethos is to provide clients with the advice and financial solutions to be able to make informed decisions for their futures. His experience makes him a good man to talk to about residential or commercial mortgages, vehicle and equipment finance, cashflow management, and insurances.

Tony's thorough understanding of the property market for home owners and investors is invaluable given the fluctuating nature of the market. He understands that property ownership issues may differ from one person to the next and will customise a solution to best meet the clients needs. 

Tony has been assisting self-employed clients and those in the transport and freight industries for many years.  His expertise can be the difference in “make or break’ situations when it comes to the more complex and intricate applications.  He understands financial statements and knows how to use them to get the best results for his clients. 

Tony is happy to meet you at the office, or to come to your house at a time that suits you to discuss your requirements.  He can be contacted 7 days a week.


 Deleece Hall: Company Director 

Photo DeleeceDeleece married Tony in 2011 and is a director and co-owner of Financing Futures Ltd.

Deleece is a Chartered Member of the Institute of Directors in New Zealand and is the Finance Director of her own business Fuse Information Technologies Ltd (www.fuseit.com).  FuseIT is an export-focused ICT company located in Nelson which specialises in integrating the major systems, CRM (salesforce.com), CMX (Sitecore) and EDRM (Micro Focus - formerly HP TRIM) of some of the world's largest companies. 


 Steve Furlong: Risk Insurance Manager  

SteveSteve Furlong joined Financing Futures in 2015.  He has over 30 years business experience in the field of financial services including the areas of risk and investment planning. He has a post graduate diploma in Personal Financial Planning and is a member of the IFA (Independent Financial Advisers).

Steve's experience and knowledge of the insurance industry means he understands the complex nature and challenges that are presented when putting together something as complicated as an insurance plan for your future security. He follows processes which ensure that you get the best cover for your situation in terms of policy and pricing.

Steve is happy to review your current insurance to make sure it meets your needs.  Insurances have evolved and changed over the years so rather than changing your existing cover he can offer advice on where to “fill in the gaps” to ensure you have the best possible protection.

You can also talk to Steve about joining or transferring to the Generate Kiwisaver scheme.


 Rebecca Wilkens: Loans Administration Manager

Rebecca

Rebecca worked in the banking industry for many years before making the switch to Financing Futures. Having previously worked for Trustbank Canterbury, BNZ and Westpac she has experience in the areas of home loans, personal loans, agribusiness and business finance. She has dealt extensively with self employed customers and understands their financial needs.

Rebecca’s main responsibility is loan submissions, focusing primarily on our business and equipment finance clients along with our Australian clients.  She handles the lodging of applications on behalf of the client, preparation of loan documentation and manages the process through to settlement. 


 Connor Ward: Consumer Lending Specialist

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Connor Ward joined Financing Futures in 2017 after studying commerce at Victoria University and has completed his training as a mortgage broker.

In his role as Consumer Lending Specialist, Connor focuses primarily on clients requiring home loans, personal loans and general insurances.  He has a sound knowledge of lender policies and the offerings available which allows him to find the best possible solution for your situation.

Talk to Connor for home loan finance and insurances. 


Jude Flinson: Graduate Accountant

Jude Photo Oct 19Jude Flinson is a qualified Accountant having completed his Graduate diploma in Professional Accounting before working in a chartered accounting environment. He is a certified member of the NZ Bookkeepers Association.

Financing Futures now offers bookkeeping services to business owners who want to free up some of their time.  It is very evident that many small business owners struggle to complete the monthly accounts and would rather be out earning income than stuck at an office desk, so we can handle this for you.  

If you are a small or medium business owner, Jude is available to keep your books up to date, prepare GST returns and complete cashflows and financial statements. 

Contact us to discuss our cost-effective options for your bookkeeping.