Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer
La Trobe Financial
Cory Bannister, senior VP and chief lending officer at La Trobe Financial, is an experienced mortgage professional who has successfully managed the distribution, origination and asset allocations of large mortgage portfolios, both for institutional and retail investors on behalf of a leading Australian credit Asset Manager with more than $13 billion of assets under management. Bannister has been with La Trobe Financial for more than 20 years. Throughout his tenure he has held a number of positions including credit and funds manager, business projects manager, portfolio manager, head of credit, and head of distribution. He has been recognised as being one of the 50 most influential social media users in finance by Financial Standard #FSPOWER50, and ranked in Mortgage Professional Australia’s 2017 Hot List, as well as a member of the Mortgage Global 100.