Meet the Team

PILOT is Vancouver’s trusted resource for mortgage financing. Our well-proven process enables us to close loans in a timely fashion, keeping our customers informed while delivering a quick turnaround time. Our team of mortgage brokers are experienced, well trained, and continuously updating their knowledge and skills.

Damon Steele
Managing Broker and Squash Aficionado

An experienced financial planner, lender and now mortgage broker, Damon Steele prides himself on applying a holistic approach to financing, drawing on the insights he has gained about the industry and his clients’ needs.

Whether for clients looking to purchase their first home, planning for a new family or eyeing a sabbatical years down the road, Damon has repeatedly demonstrated a knack for understanding unique personal situations, seeing the big picture and engaging in careful problem-solving.

His commitment to customer service is backed by his values of communication, transparency and education. Outside of his mortgage work, Damon is a real estate investor and also serves as a board member for a Vancouver-based non-profit focused on music and the arts.

Tyler Wilson
Managing Broker and Charmer of Snakes

Tyler Wilson is one of the partners here at Pilot Mortgage and has been helping Canadians achieve their dream of home ownership for the last 11 years. Tyler and Pilot have brokered over a billion dollars in mortgages and in 2018  Tyler was recognized by Canadian Mortgage Professionals as one of the top Mortgage Brokers in Canada under 35.​

With a young family of his own, Tyler recognizes the importance of owning a home to call your own. With the Vancouver housing market becoming one of the hottest in the world, the goal of home ownership has been made out by the media to be unattainable. Through getting to know his clients long term plans and real estate goals, Tyler has assisted many young families through the property ladder over the years.  He understands that the financing process can be stressful and through education, is able to not only remove the fear of the unknown but ensure that his clients get the right mortgage, every time.

With a wealth of experience and over 1 Billion Funded, Tyler and Pilot have become the go to Mortgage Brokers within Vancouver no matter how difficult the challenge.

Rob Macdonald
Managing Broker and Professional Golfer

Rob moved into the mortgage industry during a crossroads in his banking career, and he’s thoroughly enjoyed every moment of the last 18 years.  

After starting his career in Financial Planning with Scotiabank, he moved on to be Manager of the BC Mortgage Underwriting Centre, then into a business development position, working directly with the top mortgage brokers in the Lower Mainland.With Pilot Mortgage, Rob specializes in financing residential real estate, both for home ownership and for investment.

He loves helping clients realize their dreams, whether it’s accomplishing a long-standing goal of owning a home or helping them through a difficult financial situation. He forms partnerships with his clients to help them navigate their numerous mortgage options, so they have a full and complete understanding when making their final decision.

Whether he’s watching one of his 3 children excel at their activities, or coaching his eldest son’s hockey team, Rob sees the importance of working as a team to reach a common goal.