Marie Ryan, Director and Accredited Finance Broker, Finance Solutions

Marie Ryan

Director and Accredited Finance Broker, Finance Solutions


+61 7 3237 5611

+61 432 831 474


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