Posts by author : Apricity

The Longest Day

The Longest Day

About the day The Longest Day is an endurance golf marathon designed to test your skill, strength and stamina. The challenge where the aim is to successfully complete your chosen number of holes (36, 54 or 72) from dusk to dawn and raise funds for Cancer...
Resilience and Growth

Resilience and Growth

Last December, I wrote an end of year message that looked at how much our lives had changed over the preceding decade. I believe my final line was “maybe what’s to come is beyond our comprehension at the end of 2019”, it certainly was. The human and economic toll of...
5 Mins With… Mornet Van Der Merwe

5 Mins With… Mornet Van Der Merwe

Mornet van der merwe Head of Credit and Risk With over a decade in senior positions within New Zealand and Australian banks and finance companies, Mornet joined Apricity Finance in 2018 as Head of Credit & Risk. His background in managing financially distressed...
Crisis, Reinvention and Recovery

Crisis, Reinvention and Recovery

‘Lockdown’ has been declared Word of the Year in 2020, however another close contender must have been the word ‘pivot’. The verb has moved from a boardroom buzzword to a key survival tool for businesses across the globe. Successful pivots can be attributed to the...
Apricity Walking Club

Apricity Walking Club

The origin The Apricity Walking Club (AWC) began in August 2020 after Linden Toll, Apricity CEO, wanted to incorporate exercise and break up the work day by getting out for some walking. This was given an additional incentive through charitable contributions made by...
The Mother of Reinvention

The Mother of Reinvention

Covid-19 has forced many businesses to pivot for survival. However, various scenarios can prompt an urgent rethink of products, services, processes and operations. From a practical point of view, the key to successful pivoting is good governance. Preparation and...
5 Minutes With… Gail Wallace

5 Minutes With… Gail Wallace

Gail Wallace Senior Finance Manager Gail joins our Bowral office taking on the role of Senior Finance Manager. With extensive experience in Banking and Finance admin roles at both ANZ and BDCU, Gail brings exceptional organisational skills, as well as a strong...
5 Minutes With… Michael Thomson

5 Minutes With… Michael Thomson

Michael Thomson Chief Financial Officer Michael is an investment professional with over 25 years’ experience in accounting, finance, compliance and management. He’s worked in public and commercial accounting roles, established his own accounting practice and...