Category : News

5 minutes with… Alan Hewitt

5 minutes with… Alan Hewitt

Alan Hewitt Head of Customer Relations, New Zealand Alan is an experienced Financier. His large networks, combined with his financial and strategic management skills, provide him with a good understanding of the issues that SME owners confront on a daily basis.  Alan...
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...
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...