Mike Parkes: Managing Director
Educated at Mt Albert Grammar School in Auckland. Has a background in middle management and marketing. Worked for international companies such as Kodak New Zealand and Coates Bros NZ as a National Sales Manager representing El duPont deNemours Photopolymer Products. Mike’s CV includes a Certificate of Management from the New Zealand Business School, and international recognition for invention from Montres Rolex Geneva by way of the Rolex Awards Programme: Spirit of Enterprise (www.rolexawards.com). Mike started consulting in the finance industry in August 1999. Mike has become New Zealand’s first and only certified independent mortgage services operator.
MPA is the trading entity of Mike Parkes and Associates Limited. The MPA concept focuses on a broad brush approach to the arranging funds for all types of clients including Bank , Bank Alternative, and 2nd tier players. The theme of “experience” runs through MPA’s ethic. Mike has 15 operational years in the business,and has the experience and the back up to consider most mortgage options on your behalf, bringing the very best of the mortgage broking and product options for you or your organisation to consider.
Indemnity Insurance: Mike Parkes and his associates all hold indemnity Insurance policies for an excess of $1million.
Experience: Mike has had 15 years experience in the both the bank and non bank financial lending sector.
Examinations: Mike Parkes has completed exams, and holds certificates on the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act (www.hattaways.com).
Accreditation: Mike is a member of the PAA (Professional Advisers Association)
The Company: MPA is the Trade entity for Mike Parkes and Associates Ltd.
Operation: A mortgage broking operation that sources funds from both bank and bank alternative operators and executes deal presentation and sourcing similar to a mortgage clearing house.
Auditing and Certification By IDSNZ to New Zealand regulation standards as an Independent Mortgage Broker
Security: Mortgage advances are accepted over residential, rural, commercial, project development and bare land.
Back Office: An assessment crew that identify where your best options lie
Fees: Are expressed up front on a Terms of Trade document. This document initiates engagement.
Disputes Resolution Participation Organsation: ISO.
Registration Status : RFA: Certified and audited as an Independent