Aaron Milburn, Pepper Money (New Zealand)

general manager of mortgages and commercial lending for Australia and New Zealand

As Pepper Money’s general manager of mortgages and commercial lending for Australia and New Zealand, Aaron Milburn is responsible for the strategic direction and operating performance across the product, credit, settlements, and sales functions. He also acts as Pepper Money’s country head in New Zealand. With more than 18 years’ experience in financial services, Milburn is skilled at leading large teams, strategic planning, strategy, and execution of industry leading sales management practices. Prior to joining Pepper in 2017, Milburn gained valuable sales and distribution leadership experience at Westpac, St George, Citibank, BankWest and HBOS. He holds a Certificate IV in finance and mortgage broking, and advanced diploma of management and a diploma of financial and mortgage broking management.