Local Business Managers

Day-to-day life can be so busy for people that they do not have the time to talk to their financial institution about the products to suit them. Our Local Business Managers make it easy for you. They will be able to meet at a time and location convenient for you!

With many products to choose from personal loans to home loans, saving accounts to investment options and even budget planning to financial advice, our local business managers have years of experience and can help you make an informed decision and evaluate what products and services meet your needs perfectly.

Not only do our Local Business Managers make personal home calls they can come to your workplace. We can talk to you individually or arrange a discussion with a group of your employees.

Workplace visits can be once off when you need G&C Mutual Bank to come to you or weekly or monthly visits can be arranged. Book an appointment today.

Meet your Local Business Managers

Local Business Managers work closely to assist members in finding the right solution for their financial requirements. Our Local Business Managers work within their respective regions and are one point of contact for prospective members of G&C Mutual Bank. They organise events, conferences, BBQs, presentations and golf days throughout the year.

Matthew Penny

Area Manager since: April 2017

Sydney Metro, Liverpool and Malabar

Contact Matthew on: 0447 160 405 or mpenny@gcmutualbank.com.au

Matthew joined G&C Mutual Bank in the role of Area Manager, supporting the Sydney Metro, Liverpool and Malabar communities. With over 25 years’ experience in all facets of retail banking, Matthew has a broad scope of knowledge to offer members in achieving their financial goals.

With a member-centric focus, Matthew enjoys making a difference and is looking forward to positively contributing to the G&C Mutual Bank member base through maintaining and forging new, long lasting relationships.

Matthew is available to assist you with your banking needs at a time that suits you.

Book a home or workplace visit with Matthew today!

Catherine Volkiene

Mobile Lender since: January 2018

Region: Western Sydney

Contact Catherine on: 0437 085 287 or cvolkiene@gcmutualbank.com.au

Catherine recently joined G&C Mutual Bank as a Mobile Lender, supporting the Western Suburbs of Sydney. Bringing 23 years of banking experience in residential, small business, asset finance and commercial lending, Catherine will provide simplistic, easy to understand tailored solutions to meet your financial goals at the convenience of at home or workplace visits.

Catherine also has a strong affiliation with NSW Ambulance Service, NSW Justice and NSW Health which she conducts workplace visits and Staff Orientation Days.

Book a home or workplace visit with Catherine today!

Kerry Foster

Local Business Manager since: September 2015

Region: Newcastle and Hunter Region NSW

Contact Kerry on: 0428 442 656 or kfoster@gcmutualbank.com.au

Kerry Foster commenced her career with G&C Mutual Bank in February 2004. Kerry prides herself on her professional and friendly approach and during her time at G&C Mutual Bank has forged enduring relationships with our members. In recognition of her commitment to provide outstanding service, she has recently been  promoted to Local Business Manager for the Newcastle and Hunter Region.

Kerry enjoys her regular workplace visits and meeting up with the staff to discuss all of G&C Mutual Bank’s products and services.

Kerry is happy to visit you at your home or  your workplace to discuss your financial needs.

Book a home or workplace visit with Kerry today!

Keelie Larkham

Local Business Manager since: September 2018

Region: Bathurst, Central West NSW

Contact Keelie on: 0427 953 901 or klarkham@gcmutualbank.com.au

Keelie is a G&C Mutual Local Business Manager, supporting the Central West Region, Bathurst, Dubbo, Lithgow & Orange. With 25 years’ experience in retail banking in the Central West, Keelie is dedicated to providing personalised service to assist our members to achieve their financial goals.

Living and working in the local area for 30 years, Keelie has local knowledge and a strong commitment to supporting our local community.

Keelie looks forward to meeting with you to discuss your banking needs, and is available for workplace or home visits.

Book a home or workplace visit with Keelie today!

Stephen Oliver

Local Business Manager since: June 2018

Region: Lismore

Contact Stephen on: 0447 750 569 or soliver@gcmutualbank.com.au

Stephen joined G&C Mutual Bank as Local Business Manager – Lismore with over 15 years of banking experience. Having previously worked as a Business Lender in Orange where he managed a diverse portfolio of Agri and SME Business customers across rural NSW & ACT, Stephen went on to work as a Lender in the Northern Rivers, getting to know customers, communities and businesses in the region since 2007.

With previous experience working for both major banks and customer owned banks, Stephen is passionate about the values and benefits of customer owned banking. He believes in developing a deep understanding of customers in order to deliver a high standard of service.

Don’t hesitate to contact Stephen to discuss your banking needs.

Book a home or workplace visit with Stephen today!

Michael Reid

Area Manager since: November 2012

Region: Wagga Wagga, South West NSW

Contact Michael on: 0418 866 071 or mreid@gcmutualbank.com.au
Michael Reid commenced his career with G&C Mutual Bank on 26 November 2012 and has brought to
G&C Mutual Bank in excess of fifteen years experience in banking with a specialty in small business and personal/home loan lending. Michael is acutely aware of the importance of getting it right the first time and solving any financial problem you may encounter.

G&C Mutual Bank employs local people to run our business and in line with this philosophy and as the Area Manager for South West NSW Michael guarantees professional and friendly service. Michael is responsible for our Wagga Wagga and Bathurst branches and outlying areas. Michael engages within the private and business communities establishing brand awareness of G&C Mutual Bank.

Michael is flexible with his time and can meet with you at your convenience. If you would like to catch up with Michael you may contact him on his mobile phone 0418 866 071.

Book a home or workplace visit with Michael today!