Scott has been involved in property and property financing for the past 30 years. His early involvement with property as a commercial real estate agent was with one of New Zealand’s most respected realtor companies. The grounding with commercial property sales, developments and investment transactions and experience in this role led to Scott joining Bayley Real Estate as their first Franchisee and growing a new real estate venture from the ground up. Specialising in commercial and industrial sales, syndication of investment property, farm sales and specialist residential sales and property management services.
Selling his interests in the company took Scott into property development and several large scale land subdivisions and design build projects. These projects successfully completed led to the progression to project financing with incorporation of Omega Capital as a specialist property finance facilitator. Scott has vast experience with the financing of development projects and refinancing and restructuring of all types of property finance.
Freddy has 15 years' banking, corporate finance and executive experience. His roles include CEO of one of New Zealand's largest veterinary companies and Head of Strategy of a large Australasian based hotel owner operator. He has worked as an investment analyst for a property focused private equity fund as well as a senior analyst in the mergers and acquisitions team at one of NZ's largest accounting firms.
He grew up in the Canterbury and Marlborough regions exposed to the sheep and beef, wine, dairy, deer and shell fish industries and he maintains a passion for each of these. Over the last 10 years, he has also help set up and is an active shareholder of a wine and vineyard business.
Following university he has been involved with hundreds of investment and development proposals over a wide range of industries. He has a Master of Business and a Bachelor of Science from Otago University.
With a business management qualification and coming from a background in business and marketing and being a registered financial adviser, Olivia is skilled and experienced in the property finance field. Specialising in residential property finance and refinance, she has many out of the box solutions for her clients to obtain the most appropriate funding.
Olivia has an ownership interest in Omega Capital and Omega Capital’s Underwrite Investment Company, NZ Capital Guarantee Ltd. She also takes care of the marketing of Omega’s services and administration of the very busy office.
Tony has over 20 years of lending experience, 13 years self-employed as a Franchise Owner with New Zealand's largest and most successful mortgage advisory company. Other experience includes as General Manager for a large NZ insurance brokerage and 20 years in the Middle East & the UK involved in developing logistics & distribution networks for some of the world's leading consumer brands. Tony grew up in Auckland but transferred his engineering apprenticeship to Christchurch for a change of scenery and lifestyle.
Always keen for a challenge he maintains a passion for the outdoors which includes scuba diving, rock climbing, water skiing, hiking and a seriously good NZ red wine. After completing his automotive engineering apprenticeship, he changed career paths and became involved in Operation Deep Freeze and spent time in Antarctica, before being shoulder tapped for a role in Saudi Arabia. Further education with the Institute of Export presented an opportunity in Dubai where he was contracted to key local industry assisting the Government of Dubai to lay the groundwork for developing the Jebel Ali Free Trade Zone into what it is today.
He is a qualified automotive engineer, a Graduate Member of the Institute of Export UK, and now a Registered Financial Advisor. Over the last 13 years, he has provided sound financial guidance to many home buyers and property investors alike and enjoys helping them achieve their financial goals.