Head of Lending
Melissa Christy has been with 86 400 since the beginning of 2018, leading the mortgage business. In this role, she has developed the home loan solution from scratch- both broker and direct (online) channels and is now responsible for the end -to-end customer experience, product management, pricing, product development, and vendor and platform management. Prior to 86 400, Melissa developed the broker channel solution for Virgin Money Australia. Melissa has over 16 years’ experience in the mortgage industry both in Australia and the United Kingdom. 86 400 was named Fintech Lender of the Year at the 2020 Australian Mortgage Awards and has been nominated for 5 awards including Bank of the Year and Fintech Lender of the Year at the 2021 Australian Mortgage Awards (for confirmation depending on timeframe).