Client Centric

We always put our clients first. They are the reason we come to work, so we always aim to provide them with the best possible advice and solutions.

Top of our Game

It's only by continuously exploring, learning and keeping ahead of market that we can deliver the best advice and solutions for our clients.

Social Responsibility

Catalyst Impact was founded to support various charities around the world. All our support and donations are 100% to cause.

Catalyst are out to change the game.

We bring together the best people to provide expert advice and services that provide real value for our clients. All our advisers have strong track records and deep experience within the financial services industry, and understand true old world client coverage. Unlike un-diversified businesses, our team of specialists bring holistic experience and qualifications across advice and investment management, real estate financing, debt and capital advisory and business financing. We couple this with an intimate understanding of how the  industry and process works, earned through our years of experience.

Our sole objective is to assist our clients in achieving the best outcomes.

Here at Catalyst , our sole objective is to assist our clients in achieving the best financial outcomes. And it’s our in-depth knowledge and experience that empowers us to achieve this. Whether our clients need help with residential lending, commercial lending, development financing or business / corporate financing, we take the time to understand your unique needs so we can provide the right advice for you. Our goal is to change the way the financial services business works for everyone. We constantly remind ourselves that we are in business, first and foremost, to help our clients achieve their financial goals. Unlike so many of our competitors, we won’t stop looking for new and better ways to do this.

Catalyst Executive Team

Adrian Lee

Managing Director

Adrian Lee is the founder and managing director of the Catalyst group of companies.

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Stephen Michaels

Director – Resi & SME

Stephen Michaels is a leading adviser, and heads Residential & SME Lending.

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Neil Kumar

Director - Debt Capital

Neil is an experienced property finance professional and co-founder of Catalyst Debt Capital.

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John Kolenda

Head of Strategy

John Kolenda is a veteran of the mortgage industry, and heads up strategy and growth.

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Julia Barratt

Head of Operations

Julia is an experienced professional services executive, and heads up operations.

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Jonathan Valentino

Strategic Partnerships

Jonathan Valentino is an experienced relationship executive, and heads up partnerships.

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Vin Selvakumaran

Senior Adviser

Vinoth Selva has over a decade banking experience and leads the business lending team.

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Gareth Tomlinson

Head of Advice

Gareth Tomlinson is an experienced adviser, and heads the Advice and Investment team.

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Our Achievements

1,000+ Satisfied Clients

We've assisted over a thousand clients achieve superior financial outcomes. Our growth strategy has always been referrals from our clients. We don't market or advertise, the only way we grow is by outperforming our clients expectations.

1 Billion Dollar Client Book

In a short period of time, we’ve built a commercial and residential loan portfolio in excess of a billion dollars. We have grown alongside our many successful clients, and constantly remind ourselves that our success is wholly dependant on theirs.

Awarded Industry Leaders

We have been recognised as the top 1% in the industry, every year since inception. We remain dedicated to maintaining our position as leaders in the industry.

Creating Tomorrows Leaders

Three of our young advisers having been recognised as the best in the business in 2015, 2016 & 2018. We recruit and growth the best talent in the industry, to ensure the best outcomes for our clients.

Connect with a Catalyst Adviser

Our team of dedicated advisers are ready to help.

Call us on 1300 411 455