Austrata Finance

About us

Austrata Finance Pty Ltd (ABN 88 646 360 796) was established in 2020 to meet a rapidly growing demand for strata finance in Australia. Austrata Finance was granted an Australian Credit Licence Number 528856 by ASIC in July 2021.
In June 2022 Australia’s 3rd largest non-bank lender Columbus Capital made a significant equity investment in Austrata Finance and provided ongoing access to its multiple wholesale funding warehouses.

Our People

Our people bring years of experience and expertise in finance solutions. We focus on innovation and delivering sustained long-term value for our clients, partners, investors, staff and the broader communities in which we operate.

Andrew Boss

Chief Executive Officer

Andrew is a senior executive with over 25 years of leadership experience in Banking, Private Equity and ASX-listed commercial organisations. Andrew brings to Austrata Finance deep strategic, financial and operational banking experience from six years with Westpac Banking Corporation, balanced with a background of driving performance improvement in a range of small and medium enterprises across a range of industries. Andrew is responsible for ensuring Austrata Finance delivers a superior customer experience and meets all of its regulatory requirements.

Gary Tescher

Chairman

Gary has had a distinguished career leading and successfully negotiating some of Australia’s largest corporate restructuring transactions. Counting Australia’s largest banks and private equity firms among his clients, Gary brings an extensive government and corporate network to Austrata Finance. In addition to being a Non-Executive Director of Austrata Finance, Gary is also the founder and Director of Austrata Finance’s sister company National Remedial Services, and the CEO of the management consulting firm Promentor. Gary is a founder and Chairman of Austrata Finance.

David Addis

Executive Director

David has over 30 years’ experience in law and banking, specialising in securitisation. Most recently he was the Head of Financial Institutions Group for Banks and Non-Banks at National Australia Bank, and previously was co-head of the Securitisation Group at ANZ. David brings his experience and a vast institutional banking network in delivering highly competitive funding solutions to Austrata Finance clients. David joined Austrata as a shareholder and executive director in March 2021 and is responsible for managing risk and funding.

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