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About Brighte

Our story

Brighte’s purpose is to power a brighter future, today.

We’re on a mission to make every home sustainable starting with 1 million Brighte powered homes.

We know homes are special places. It’s where we have friends over for BBQs, where we help our kids grow and thrive and where we return at the end of a long day.

We take the first-day-of-school picture in the backyard and take our first steps into new adventures, right from our front doors.

We passionately believe that sustainable homes can be both affordable and comfortable, without compromise. That people deserve to love the homes they live in now and not have to wait until tomorrow.

We believe that just as much as we believe in the transformative power of sustainability. We want to create a world where a sustainable home means more control over household bills and the anxiety they bring.

A world where sustainable finance ensures people can live their lives, while making improvements to their home for their families and their future.

By making technologies like batteries accessible, we know we can fundamentally change the way Australians control their energy by shifting power back to the home.

Brighte started with a desire to make paying for solar easy. Our founder, Katherine, was surprised to find that there were no transparent, fast and affordable finance options for people trying to improve their homes and the world around them.

In 2015 Brighte was founded, offering Aussie families, like Katherine's, affordable access to sustainable energy solutions through an easy payment platform.

Since 2015 we’ve approved over $500 million in finance and enabled over 1,800 solar and home improvement businesses to offer finance to over 60,000 Aussie households.

Brighte prides itself on being a responsible lender committed to good practice, the protection of consumer interests and enabling access to renewable energy solutions and home improvements for all Australians.

We’re on a mission to make every home sustainable, so years of small firsts, big moments, laughs and love can be enjoyed under the roofs of people around the world for a brighter future, today.

Awards and memberships

$1000

Average annual household electricity bills savings for consumers using Brighte^

8,891% growth rate

Over last 3 years (Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Australia 2019)

1 in 14

Residential solar installations in Australia used Brighte to finance the purchase in 2020*

4th fastest

Growing company (Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific 2019)

*Based off Brighte installed systems and Sunwiz ‘Year in Review 2019’
^Deloitte Access Economics – Brighte commissioned independent report 2019

The Brighte team

Our office

We want our employees to bring their full self to work. Our office is open planned, with a fully stocked kitchen and break out rooms. .

Brighte team with one of our partners

Our values

At Brighte, all of our work is guided by our core values. Brighte’s mission is to make paying easy, our values provide a path for collaboration and growth.

Helping the community

Helping the community

We love giving back, and we volunteer for charities that are close to our hearts.

Acknowledgement of Country

Brighte acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional custodians of our land - Australia. We pay our respect to them and their cultures and to the elders past, present and emerging. The Gadigal of the Eora Nation are the traditional custodians of the land on which Brighte’s office stands.