Meet the Marketlend Team

The Board

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Leo Tyndall CEO | Founder

Leo’s experience in the financial service industry is extensive. Recently he was the Head of Capital Markets Asia Pacific for UniCredit, one of the largest banks by assets in Europe. Before founding Marketlend, Leo was engaged by some public companies to assist in raising capital to fund their financing of receivables. He has also been a director at National Australia Bank and part of the treasury team at RAMS Home Loans. He has also worked in Japan and Hong Kong for some years. In the legal field, Leo holds a Bachelor of Law (Hons.) from Bond University and is a nationally accredited mediator and qualified barrister.



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Paul Roffey Executive Director

Paul has over 30 years’ financial services experience in Asia and Australia. This includes eight years in regional management based in Hong Kong for Deutsche Bank and J.P. Morgan and over 12 years’ experience in leadership roles in Australia, developing and managing businesses for J.P. Morgan and National Australia Bank. Paul’s particular expertise is in corporate trust and agency services. This enables him to bring Marketlend an invaluable depth of high-level transactional knowledge including escrow, local and cross -border loans and bonds, securitisation and structured credit transactions, project finance, cash management, clearance and collateral management, custody and carbon clearing. Complementing this comprehensive hands-on knowledge, he also holds a Diploma of Business (Accounting).



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Miwa Tyndall Executive Director

Miwa Tyndall is an active executive director and supervises the accounting division with 3 reports. Prior to Marketlend, she worked as the financial accountant for Tyndall Capital. Her career highlights include working as executive assistant to CEO of a major outsourcing company and nonbank financier in Tokyo. Miwa studied Architecture and Interior Design in Japan and Australia and holds a diploma in Interior Design.



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Jon Barlow Non-Executive Director

Jon Barlow is the founder and former CEO of Eaglewood Capital Management, one of the world’s leading P2P asset management firms with approximately USD$2billion of assets under management. Under Barlow’s leadership, the company completed the first-ever securitization of P2P loans, earning Eaglewood the Innovator of the Year Award at the 2014 LendIt Conference. In 2014, Mr. Barlow led the sale of the company to an affiliate of Marshall Wace (MW Eaglewood), a London-based alternative asset manager, and served as MW Eaglewood’s global CEO until 2015. During which time he oversaw the successful initial public offering of P2P Global Investments (ticker “P2P”), one of the world’s first publicly traded P2P debt investment vehicles, on the London Stock Exchange. He currently serves as a director and advisor to several fintech companies, including Harmoney, Australasia’s leading consumer P2P lender.



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Brad Pattelli Non-Executive Director

Brad Pattelli is the former President of LC Advisors, a subsidiary of LendingClub, the leading P2P platform for investing in and obtaining consumer loans. Pattelli was previously a partner at Angelo, Gordon & Co., a $26 billion New York registered investment advisor specializing in alternative investments. As the co-portfolio manager of the leveraged loan group, Pattelli managed CDO portfolios and multiple non-investment grade portfolios while leading significant growth in assets under management and delivering solid returns to clients. Pattelli is a Chartered Financial Analyst and holds a Bachelor's of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Notre Dame and received an MBA from Columbia Business School.



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The Team

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Phil Eagleton Chief Technology Officer

Prior to joining Marketlend, Phil was Head of Global Information and IT Strategy for QBE’s Australian Trade Credit & Surety business, and Head of Technology Shared Services. He has over 20 years’ experience in senior technology roles. Phil has a Master of Business Technology from University of NSW and Masters and Bachelor degrees in Economics from Macquarie University.



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Geoff Kirkby Chief Risk Officer

Prior to joining Marketlend, Geoff was the former Head of Risk, Information and Claims for Euler Hermes Trade Credit Australia, Account Manager for Aon Risk Services, National Credit Manager for Compaq Computer Australia. He has 20+ years of dedicated credit experience with strong risk analytical and relationship management skills. He holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of New England and a Bachelor of Economics from Macquarie University.



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Michael Levenston Treasury Manager & Head of Investor Relations

Michael has held several roles within financial services over the past 15 years, primarily within institutional Debt Capital Markets, working for Citi, RBC Capital Markets, Credit Suisse and National Australia Bank. His experience includes debt funding, credit risk, relationship management, and business development. Michael holds a Bachelor Commerce (Honours) from the University of Sydney and Diploma of Financial Planning.



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Stephen Bullock Sales Director

Stephen has 25 years plus in Institutional Banking sales, working for J B Were & Sons, Goldman Sachs, Société Générale, Macquarie Bank and ICAP. Stephens began his career for JBWere on the Sydney Futures Exchange. Upon closure of the Trading Floor Stephen moved to Goldman Sachson the Macro Sales Desk, working closely with the Fixed Income, FX and Economics Team. Whilst at Société Générale, Macquarie and ICAP Stephen worked on the Futures Desk as an Institutional Salesperson speaking with a broad range of clients from Real Money, Pension Funds, Semi Governments and Hedge Funds. Stephen has a Dip Financial Markets and is a Senior Associate ( SA FIN ) with FINSIA.



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