One Direct Advisory is thrilled to announce that Lauren Talbot has joined the organisation as an Advisor.

Lauren, a Certified Practicing Accountant, has an extensive financial background, having worked as a Management accountant for over ten years.

Based on the Central Coast, Lauren’s knowledge and expertise in accountancy will be of great benefit to local small to medium businesses.

“Lauren’s work experience and knowledge of the Central Coast will compliment the services that One Direct Advisory offer,” said Ron Thomsen, Chairman of One Direct Advisory.
“Her accountancy skills will bolster our advisory team to meet increasing demand.

“Her attributes will assist the organisation in promoting a relationship based advisory service where One Direct Advisory is an informed and effective part of the client’s team”.
One Direct Advisory is an advisory firm with an underlying philanthropic purpose.

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Kariong Neighbourhood Centre has long been recognised as a community hub for Kariong and surrounding suburbs. A not for profit organisation, it not only runs Out of Hours School Care and Vacation Care, but also acts as a meeting place for locals, offering play and craft groups, The Over 50’s Friendship Group, Tai Chi and Yoga, as well as specialised programs.

To further increase their connectivity to the community, Kariong Neighbourhood Centre has retained the team of specialists at One Direct Advisory to assist with general and financial advice on a Board and Management level. This general advice includes Governance, Corporate documentation, legal reviews and Centre management.

“We are already seeing value in working with One Direct Advisory and their team. Their expertise in dealing with matters relating to not for profit organisations has seen an immediate beneficial result to Kariong Neighbourhood Centre” said Dennis Taylor, relieving Manager of Kariong Neighbourhood Centre.

“Kariong Neighbourhood Centre is a vital resource to locals, and we are keen to welcome One Direct Advisory to our team, so we can further explore how we can assist our community.

“We look forward to learning from and being supported by their expert advisory team”, Mr Taylor said.

One Direct Advisory has a great deal of experience in the not for profit area, being a subsidiary of Meals on Wheels Central Coast.

One Direct Advisory is an advisory firm with an underlying philanthropic purpose.

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Iris Foundation works to foster resilience, hope and connections in reducing the risk of suicide on the Central Coast. The Foundation facilitates awareness campaigns, programs
and partnerships which enhance community connectedness and wellbeing.

Iris Foundation has engaged the team of specialists at One Direct Advisory to assist with general advice on a Board and Management level. This general advice includes
Governance, Corporate documentation and Legal reviews.

“We are already seeing value in working with One Direct Advisory and their team. Their prompt response and expertise in matters relating to not for profit organisations has shown
an immediate beneficial result to Iris Foundation” said Sue Liptrott, Executive Officer of Iris Foundation.

One Direct Advisory has a great deal of experience in the not for profit arena, being a subsidiary company of Meals on Wheels Central Coast.

“We are keen to promote a relationship based advisory service where One Direct Advisory is an informed and effective part of our client’s team.

“We are also thrilled to be able to provide ongoing support to this worthy organisation” said Ron Thomsen, Chairperson of One Direct Advisory.

One Direct Advisory is an advisory firm with an underlying philanthropic purpose.

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One Direct Advisory is pleased to announce that Andrew Tuck has joined the organisation as an Advisor.

Andrew has worked mainly in the Not for Profit Sector but also has experience of the Small to Medium Enterprise For Profit Sector. He has undertaken both Executive and Non-Executive roles over a period exceeding 35 years. His geographical work focus has been on organisations based on the Central Coast.

“Andrew’s work experience and knowledge of the Central Coast combines well with the One Direct Advisory team of eight Advisors. His attributes will assist the organisation in promoting a relationship based advisory service where One Direct Advisory is an informed and effective part of the client’s team,” said Jeremy Yates, Managing Director of One Direct Advisory.

One Direct Advisory is an advisory firm with an underlying philanthropic purpose.

For more information on One Direct Advisory, please contact Jeremy Yates at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Priority Business Lawyers has appointed One Direct Advisory Pty Ltd on a retainer and project specific basis, to provide ongoing business and strategic advice.

“This new relationship will cement an informal association, providing Priority Business Lawyers with access to an internationally experienced team of business and strategic advisors.  This will complement our growing legal team,” said Principal of Priority Business Lawyers, Raea Khan.

“Priority Business Lawyers has expansion plans which consider the ever changing business environment with technology and disruption to the professional services industry, and One Direct Advisory will be of benefit regarding these considerations.”

The Retainer arrangement provides Priority Business Lawyers with the opportunity to draw on the One Direct Advisory expertise on a needs basis for whatever its strategic, operational or project requirements are at any time.

“We are keen to promote a relationship based advisory service where One Direct Advisory is an informed and effective part of the client’s team,” said Jeremy Yates, Managing Director of One Direct Advisory.

“The new formal relationship is best emphasised by One Direct Advisory being invited to join the Priority Business Lawyers Executive in Monthly Operational and Strategic meetings to consider business opportunities. In gaining an intimate knowledge of the Priority Business Lawyers business as a bona fide team member, One Direct Advisory will be readily available to assist in any endeavour - from writing Strategy/Business Plans to Merger and Acquisition negotiations”.

Raea Khan stated that “We welcome the combined team concept, the One Direct Advisory retainer fee arrangement, and especially the fact that fees payable provide support to Meals on Wheels Central Coast” .

One Direct Advisory is an advisory firm with an underlying philanthropic purpose.

For more information on One Direct Advisory, please contact Jeremy Yates at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.