Our people – Victorian Mortgage Group

Our people


For years our team of professionals has been helping Australian borrowers achieve a diverse range of financial goals. Our ability to understand an individual’s circumstances and our expertise in finding flexible lending solutions for those who have been turned away by the major lenders, means that we will make sure you get the best product at the right price.

Bernie is the Managing Director of VMG and has worked in financial services for over 30 years assisting countless clients in achieving their goal of home ownership. Bernie has significant experience in the areas of client management, systems development and service delivery, business relationship management, origination and sales, and institutional banking and finance.

Bernie has a Bachelor of Commerce and represents VMG as a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants, and the Mortgage Finance Association of Australia.

Brian Neilson

Brian is the Finance Manager at VMG. He has spent 25 years developing his skills through Public Accounting practice (Client Services and Taxation) and has managed a variety of businesses.  He is professionally qualified and holds a Bachelor of Business, majoring in Accounting.

Glen McKay

Glen joined VMG in March 2020 as our Head of Broker Support Unit – he and his team are designated to provide support, assistance and a superior customer service to VMG’s broker network and our BDM’s.

Glen has over 30 years banking experience having enjoyed a career with NAB and Bank of Melbourne in both Perth and Melbourne.  His most recent role was as Executive Manager at Bank of Melbourne where he was responsible for leading a team of business bankers who looked after 50% of Bank of Melbourne’s business banking customer base.

George has over 19 years’ experience in financial services crossing a number of disciplines having worked with Deloitte, Interstar Securities Pty Ltd, Challenger Financial Services Group and more recently, National Australia Bank Limited.

He specialises in structured finance and his qualifications include a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) and George is a member of the Certified Practising Accountants of Australia.