MAIA Financial brings you Andrew Mehrtens

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12-14 The Esplanade

Level 11

12-14 The Esplanade

Perth, WA 6000


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An evening with former All Black Andrew Mehrtens gaining a unique insight into his playing career and his transition to life after sport.

About this Event

Decision to Postpone the event

Given the exceptional circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the Perth Rugby Business Network in conjunction with our hosts MAIA Financial and Pitcher Partners is taking measures to ensure the safety of our Members, speakers, guests and staff.

Following guidance from authorities to protect the health and well-being of our networks, we will postpone our event scheduled for March 26th.

For anyone booked to attend this event - your name will be included in the guestlist for the new date once confirmed. If you would prefer a refund, you can arrange this by contacting the Perth RBN -

We will continue to monitor the situation closely and provide updates on our future event options when possible. New date to be advised as soon as we have one.

Thank you for your understanding. We hope that you are safe and encourage you to ask you friends and colleagues "How can I help you?" at this difficult time.

Maia Financial, in conjunction with Daniel Bredenkamp of Pitcher Partners, and the Rugby Business Network will be hosting an event in Perth on March 26th.

We have a fantastic guest speaker lined up in Andrew Mehrtens.

Enjoy views over Elizabeth Quay, grazing platters and snacks with a few drinks (be responsible), and connect with other Business People with a Passion for Rugby.

Share with your network and get them down. Register for a ticket as access to the building will be restricted.

The evening

This is an opportunity to network with the Rugby and Business community in Perth.

The format of the evening will see guests arrive from 5:30pm. Following this a welcome and introductions to our host and guest speaker.

We will hear from Andrew on his playing career and clues as to how he successfully transitioned from playing to a career in the Financial Services Industry.

The formal part of the evening will continue till 8:00pm.

Please be prepared for a business card draw.

The view from Pitcher Partners offices below.

Guest Speaker - Andrew Mehrtens

Former professional rugby player with extensive business network. Passionate about client care and maintaining strong relationships.

Enjoys working in a skilled, energetic and collaborative team at Maia Financial, delivering lending solutions to a broad range of companies and sectors.

Our hosts - MAIA Financial

Maia Financial ( is a leading, independent asset financier with more than 27 years’ experience.

We engage with our clients to fuel their growth by providing a range of finance solutions for standard and specialised assets and infrastructure across a number of different sectors.

Michelle Gianferrari, Chief Growth Officer

Michelle is a loyal supporter of the Springboks, and while at work, focuses on the strategic growth of Maia Financial’s business.

Michelle guides the team to originate opportunities to finance diverse assets for new and existing clients, quickly and efficiently while building and maintaining strong relationships.

She has over 20 years’ experience within financial services and has gained significant strategy and sales leadership experience within Investec Private Bank and more recently Perpetual Private.

Connect with Michelle on LinkedIn

Andrew Morton, Director, Asset Finance

Andrew has worked for two of the big four banks over the span of the last two decades, with the majority of this time specialising in Asset Finance in Western Australia.

These assets have varied between large Commercial Machinery to Agricultural Equipment to Manufacturing Equipment and everything in between. Andrew is NZ born, one eyed Cantabrian, supporter of the Wallabies (unless playing the All Blacks).

Connect with Andrew on LinkedIn

Pedro Costa, Director, Asset Finance

Pedro has over 25 years of financial services experience gained through accounting and audit, portfolio management, structured asset finance, banking relationship management, and most recently equipment/asset finance.

Pedro is a Southern African born, Wallabies convert.

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Our Venue - Pitcher Partners

Pitcher Partners is a full service accounting and business advisory firm with a strong reputation for providing quality advice to privately-owned, corporate and public organisations.

Since 2004 Pitcher Partners Perth has grown to become a leader in our market.

With 10 Executive Directors and 61 staff we are large enough to meet the challenges faced by clients of multinational firms and yet our flatter structure allows us to maintain close and personal involvement with clients and each other.

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12-14 The Esplanade

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12-14 The Esplanade

Perth, WA 6000


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