Marie Ryan

Marie Ryan

Director and Accredited Finance Broker, Finance Solutions

Financial Services

Finance Solutions


Marie Ryan is an authorised credit representative 519653 of BDO Corporate Finance Ltd (ACN 010 185 725) Australian Credit Licence 245513.

Marie is a Director for BDO in Brisbane with a successful career in banking and finance covering a broad range of roles, including residential, investment and business lending, private bank and commercial relationship management, credit, training facilitation and operations management.  

Marie has built a strong network of connections in the industry and has extensive knowledge of banking and finance industry requirements. 

Marie is accredited with a wide range of commercial and residential lenders and can assist with all aspects of finance, supported by BDO in Brisbane’s full-service offering of taxation, audit and advisory services.


  • Provide advice on all aspects of finance, including risk, serviceability, security, terms and conditions, pricing and structure
  • Prepare comprehensive Information Memorandums to present key information required by banks to facilitate approval
  • Negotiate with a range of financiers to find the best solution and secure competitive pricing, terms and conditions
  • Coordinate all stages of finance, including submission, approval, sign-up and settlement, to streamline the process
  • Complete comprehensive and objective ‘debt health checks’
  • Assist with covenant monitoring and reviews
  • Provide independent advice on negotiations between clients and their financiers

Key assignments

  • Successfully tendered for engagement by Department of Treasury and Finance (Tasmanian Government) for an evaluation and report on their whole of government banking pricing
  • Assisted with arrangements for finance for individuals and businesses across a broad range of industries and loan types, including equipment finance, home loans, investment loans, overdrafts, debtor finance, business loans, commercial bills etc. from $15k to $340m
  • Arranged $16m development finance for an aged care client to build an 80-bed aged care facility, including ongoing management of finance during construction phase
  • Successfully negotiated on behalf of clients with their current lenders involving a range of matters, including extension of terms, release of security, pricing and covenant amendments, temporary financial assistance etc
  • Registered and became Responsible Manager under BDO’s Australian Credit Licence, involving establishing compliance guidelines and documentation


  • Aged care
  • Legal
  • Accounting
  • Financial services
  • Property investment
  • Property development
  • Childcare

Qualifications & Memberships

  • MFAA Accredited Finance Broker
  • Authorised Credit Representative (519653) under BDO Corporate Finance Ltd Australian Credit Licence 245513
  • Fellow of Financial Services Institute of Australasia (Finsia) 2005
  • Diploma of Finance and Mortgage Broking Management, Kaplan Professional 2018
  • RG146 Tier 2 Personal Advice Accreditation, Deakin University Aust 2013
  • Responsible Manager, BDO Corporate Finance Ltd Australian Credit Licence Number 245513
  • Bachelor of Business - with Distinction - majoring in Management, Qld University of Technology (QUT) 1998
    QUT Educational Awards:
    • Australian Institute of Management prize 1996
    • Golden Key National Honour Society 1996
    • Faculty of Business Dean’s List 1997
  • Commissioner of Declarations, Department of Justice and Attorney-General Qld 2003
  • Cert IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110), MRWED 2012
  • Commercial Loans to Business, Omega Performance 2006