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Mark Darrow | Chair

Mark holds several roles, including chairing MTF Finance, TSB Bank, Stratford Dairy, Invivo & Co, and the Advisory Board of Armstrong Motor Group. He also serves as a director of Auckland Transport and is a member of the Audit and Assurance Committee for Inland Revenue.

Melanie Templeton | Director

Melanie serves as a director of MTF Finance, TSB Bank and Booster Investment Management Limited, and combines her role as director with chairing the Audit and Risk Committee at XERRA Limited. Additionally, she is part of the Inland Revenue Independent Risk and Assurance Committee and a member of the Institute of Directors.

Stu Myles | Director

Stu is a director of MTF Finance, Nova Trust, Two Dogs Limited, and owner of MTF Finance Carlton Corner. He is a member of the Institute of Directors and has over 30 years experience in the finance and motor industries

Geoffrey Kenny | Director

Geoffrey brings over 30 years of expertise in the finance and motor industries, serving as a director of MTF Finance and owner of MTF Finance Lower Hutt.

Noel Johnston | Director

Noel has over three decades of experience in finance and the motor industry. He serves as a director at MTF Finance and owns three of its franchises in Central Otago.

Grant Woolford | Director

Grant has been in the motorcycle industry for over 25 years, he serves as director of MTF Finance and New Zealand’s largest retail motorcycle company; Cyclespot Group.
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¹If you sign your loan contracts before 3:00 pm on a weekday, you will receive the funds on the same day. While bank processing times differ, funds usually show up in your account by early evening.

²Annual Interest Rate (AIR) and Annual Percentage Rate (APR): Unsecured interest rates range from 13.90% p.a. to 23.90% p.a.

³Minimum and Maximum Repayment Terms: Repayment terms range from 1 year to 5 years.

⁴Fees: Where Lending People is the creditor, we charge a $174 establishment fee. Lending People does not charge a monthly fee or early repayment fee. Where another provider is the creditor, provider-specific establishment fees, monthly fees, and early repayment fees may apply.

⁵Terms and Conditions: Our services are provided in accordance with our Application Terms & Conditions. All approvals are subject to credit criteria and responsible lending requirements. The loan amount and interest rate offered will depend on your circumstances, the type of lending required, and the security (if any) provided. Fees, terms, and conditions apply.

Representative Example of the Total Cost of a Loan: If you borrow $10,000 over a repayment term of 36 months at an AIR of 14.95% p.a., your total repayments will be $12,631.60 (made up of $10,000 principal, a $174 establishment fee, and interest charges of $2,457.60). This example is based on amortised scheduled weekly repayments with a fixed interest rate for the term of the loan.

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