Smart Ease® is New Zealand’s no-fuss payment plan provider for smart equipment and technology. Workplaces and organisations across New Zealand are using our financing solutions to become smarter and more productive in business. No more financial roadblocks.

As industry experts, we’re transforming how businesses and organisations in New Zealand access smart technology – and how suppliers and installers sell it.

Our payment plans are underpinned by more than 40 years’ experience in the finance industry, as well as rich expertise in communication, security, multimedia and building automation technologies.

Thanks to our intimate industry knowledge, we’re able to make faster funding decisions for transactions of all complexities. What’s more, our robust online platform makes applications, approvals and payments so seamless.

With no upfront costs, instant approval and a fast, paperless application process, we make buying smart equipment as easy as buying a mobile phone. It’s no wonder we’re the partners of choice for workplaces, organisations, smart equipment suppliers and installers of all kinds across New Zealand.

Meet the team

Guy Olian
Chief Executive Officer

Guy has been in the finance industry for close to 20 years and is passionate about digitisation and innovation in this space. He is a regarded as an industry expert  having worked with Fortune 500 companies, not for profits as well as founding a number of companies in the environmental markets – including Energy Ease.

Robert Williams
Chief Operating Officer

Rob has built his 25+ year career in vendor finance having built programs and growing sales channels for some of the biggest names in the industry. During his six years at Citibank, Rob was at the forefront of developing and implementing the intermediary broker sales channel followed by seven years running IBM’s finance arm, IBM Global Finance which also was a channel focused business.

Gaige Ross
Senior Account Manager

Gaige understands the smart tech equipment space. He’s built his career working supplier-side for leading telco and energy efficiency equipment companies and brings this insight to his role with Smart Ease. Gaige loves to get the job done and is full of positivity – attributes that our partners appreciate.

Amy Cunningham
Contract Manager

Amy is a pro in risk, process and organisational management. She has an eye for detail that’s hard to beat  and is constantly elevating the company processes so we deliver to the highest standard – at all times.

From Ireland originally, Amy spent five years at PayPal UK prior to joining the Energy Ease team.

Lisa Cork
Contract Manager

Lisa’s worked as an internal account manager for some of the biggest names in equipment financing including Esanda Finance, DLL and Thorn in a career spaning over 20 years.

An equipment finance expert, Lisa works for Energy Ease providing installers and their clients outstanding customer service.

Guy Olian

Chief Executive Officer

Guy has been in the finance industry for close to 20 years and is passionate about digitisation and innovation in this space. He is a regarded as an industry expert  having worked with Fortune 500 companies, not for profits as well as founding a number of companies in the environmental markets – including Energy Ease.

Robert Williams

Chief Operating Officer

Rob has built his 25+ year career in vendor finance having built programs and growing sales channels for some of the biggest names in the industry. During his six years at Citibank, Rob was at the forefront of developing and implementing the intermediary broker sales channel followed by seven years running IBM’s finance arm, IBM Global Finance which also was a channel focused business.

Gaige Ross

Senior Account Manager

Gaige understands the smart tech equipment space. He’s built his career working supplier-side for leading telco and energy efficiency equipment companies and brings this insight to his role with Smart Ease. Gaige loves to get the job done and is full of positivity – attributes that our partners appreciate.

Amy Cunningham

Contract Manager

Amy is a pro in risk, process and organisational management. She has an eye for detail that’s hard to beat  and is constantly elevating the company processes so we deliver to the highest standard – at all times.

From Ireland originally, Amy spent five years at PayPal UK prior to joining the Energy Ease team.

Lisa Cork

Contract Manager

Lisa’s worked as an internal account manager for some of the biggest names in equipment financing including Esanda Finance, DLL and Thorn in a career spaning over 20 years.

An equipment finance expert, Lisa works for Energy Ease providing installers and their clients outstanding customer service.