Powered by MOMENTUM MEDIA
the adviser logo
Broker

Award-winning brokerage hires C-suite exec

by James Mitchell2 minute read

Top 25 mortgage brokerage 1st Street Financial has announced the appointment of Ofer Greenberg as the group’s chief operating officer.

Mr Greenberg brings 20 years of experience working for both domestic and international banks covering investments and lending. He recently left ANZ where he ran the private bank global markets product sales business.

Mr Greenberg will work closely with 1st Street founder and managing director Jeremy Fisher on strategic opportunities, acquiring brokers and growing the company’s footprint around the country. The pair will also look to expand 1st Street’s commercial and financial planning divisions.

“This is a really exciting opportunity and I look forward to the challenges and opportunities ahead. I think the current lending environment is ripe for growth in the broking industry and 1st Street is a leader in the independent space,” Mr Greenberg said.

“I am looking forward to be working with the banks rather than for the banks as I did previously. Jeremy has built an amazing business with great culture and people. I am proud to join the team.”

1st Street Financial took home two awards at the NSW Better Business Awards last month. The group was named Best Independent Office (5 or more brokers) while Cliff Ferrer was recognised for Best Customer Service (Individual).

[Related: Best brokers in NSW revealed]

handshake new

James Mitchell

James Mitchell

AUTHOR

James Mitchell has over eight years’ experience as a financial reporter and is the editor of Wealth and Wellness at Momentum Media.

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

You need to be a member to post comments. Register for free today

MORE FROM THE ADVISER

PhilipLowe mb

RBA attempts to curb runaway inflation

On Tuesday (5 July) the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) announced at its monetary policy meeting it will increase the...

READ MORE
flood qld suburbs ta

Home loan support offered to NSW flood victims

Widespread persistent heavy rain over large swathes of NSW over the weekend and into Monday (4 July) has caused major...

READ MORE
Dr Jane Rennie CPA

Accountants to decline ‘capacity to repay’ requests

The leaders of CPA Australia, the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), and the Chartered Accountants Australia and...

READ MORE
magazine
Read the latest issue of The Adviser magazine!
The Adviser is the number one magazine for Australia's finance and mortgage brokers. The publications delivers news, analysis, business intelligence, sales and marketing strategies, research and key target reports to an audience of professional mortgage and finance brokers
Read more