About us

Latitude Financial Services is a consumer financial services provider in Australia and New Zealand.

Who we are

Welcome to Latitude Financial Services.

We’re on a journey to create a new world of financial services, challenging the status quo and looking for ways to be better; for our customers, our partners and our employees.

We look after more than 2.6 million customers with sales finance, credit cards, personal loans and aim to be the best independent financial services provider in Australia and New Zealand. We’ve also forged successful partnerships with some of the region’s most iconic and successful retailers.

We’d love to hear from you whether it’s to enquire about one of our products, how we can help your business grow or even if you want to speak to someone about your existing relationship with us.

Leadership team

Ahmed Fahour

Ahmed Fahour

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer

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Greg White

Greg White

Managing Director, New Zealand and Group Sales Director

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David Gelbak

David Gelbak

Managing Director, Commercial & Partnerships

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Adrienne Duarte

Adrienne Duarte

Chief Financial Officer

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Tim Brinkler

Tim Brinkler

Chief Risk Officer

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Jo McConnell

Jo McConnell

Chief People Officer

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Julie Bale

Julie Bale

Chief Information Officer

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Paul Varro

Paul Varro

Treasurer

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Kate Malone

Kate Malone

Transition and Transformation Director

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Adrian Wong

Adrian Wong

General Counsel

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Anthony Johnson

Anthony Johnson

Chief Operating Officer

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Rachel Cobb

Rachel Cobb

Managing Director- Business Development and Strategy

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Media

Latitude announces new Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer in Ahmed Fahour AO

1 October 2018

Latitude Financial Services, a leading consumer finance business in Australia and New Zealand, today announced the appointment of Ahmed Fahour as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer.

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28 Degrees Platinum Mastercard Cardholders Can Now Stay Connected with Boingo Wi-Fi

28 June 2018

New Boingo Benefit Offers Access to More than One Million Hotspots Worldwide at No Additional Cost

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Latitude announces new partnership with iconic retailer JB HI-FI

31 May 2018

Latitude Financial Services, a leading consumer finance business in Australia and New Zealand, is proud to announce a new partnership with JB  HI-FI Group.

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Fifth major mobile payment platform launch in a year for Latitude

14 December 2017

Latitude Financial Services, a leading consumer finance business in Australia and New Zealand, has today launched to its customers its fifth mobile payment ...

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Apple Pay Coming to 28 Degrees Platinum Mastercard and GO MasterCard's Customers

15 August 2017

Latitude Financial Services, credit provider of 28 Degrees Platinum Mastercard and GO MasterCard, today brings its customers Apple Pay, which is transforming ...

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Latitude announces new CFO - Adrienne Duarte

20 June 2017

Latitude Financial Services, a leading consumer finance business in Australia and New Zealand, has announced Adrienne Duarte as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) ...

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Latitude launches successful inaugural master trust transaction

30 March 2017

Latitude Financial Services, a leading consumer finance business in Australia and New Zealand, has successfully priced its inaugural Australia Credit Card Master Trust transaction ...

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Latitude Financial Services announces two new Board members

23 March 2017

Latitude Financial Services, a leading consumer finance business in Australia and New Zealand, has announced two new Non-Executive Directors to join its Board ...

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GE Consumer Finance business becomes Latitude Financial Services

26 November 2015

Värde Partners, Deutsche Bank and KKR have completed the acquisition of GE Capital’s Australian and New Zealand consumer finance business, now called Latitude Financial ...

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Värde Partners, Deutsche Bank & KKR Consortium Appoint CEO and ...

4 November 2015

Värde Partners, Deutsche Bank and KKR (the "Consortium") announce that Sean Morrissey has today been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer ...

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Värde Partners, KKR and Deutsche Bank Consortium Purchase GE...

15 March 2015

Värde Partners ("Värde"), a global alternative investment firm, KKR, a leading global investment firm, and Deutsche Bank have signed an agreement ...

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