Since 1991, Plus 1 Group has been helping businesses thrive

We understand how daunting business accounting can seem, which is why we do everything we can to make the experience effortless, efficient and, above all, easy.

Our team of highly experienced accountants, business consultants, financing and tax specialists take the time to get to know you and your business, so that we can offer truly personalised help. With our benchmarking, cash flow forecasting, and other handy tools, we outline every possible outcome and keep you informed every step of the way.

At Plus 1 Group, our wealth of expertise leads to smart strategies and informed decisions. As your business grows in todays rapidly changing business environment, we’re by your side to guide you towards a secure and strong financial future.

MEET OUR TEAM

BEN SNOW 
DIRECTOR

One of the first people to join the Plus 1 team, Ben has been with the Group since 1997. And with his outstanding depth of knowledge in business structuring, investments and superannuation, it shows. Beyond this knowledge, he’s also a registered ASIC Superannuation Auditor.

For Ben, relationships come first. He puts in the time to ensure he clearly understands his clients’ broader life goals and works hard to create strong and long-term partnerships. That’s what allows him to create truly bespoke solutions for his clients.

Highly involved in his local community, Ben is active on a number of local community committee’s and groups.

MATT O’BRYAN
DIRECTOR

A longtime team member of Plus 1, Matt joined the Group in 1997. Now a director of both Plus 1 Accountants and Wealth Advisors, there’s nothing he enjoys more than knowing he has helped his clients and their businesses grow and thrive.

A skilful problem solver with a future-facing mindset, Matt provides expert strategic advice, particularly around wealth creation and retirement planning. He takes the time to get to know his clients and their businesses, ensuring each of his solutions are bespoke and are of the utmost value.

Outside of work Matt spends his free moments enjoying quality time with his family.

DEVINDER SINGH
DIRECTOR

Now a director, Devinder first joined the Plus 1 team in 2007. Today, more than a decade of experience has provided him with a rare depth of knowledge when it comes to effective financial management advice for clients ­­– particularly in the transport and primary production sectors.

Devinder provides all his clients with highly personalised attention, cutting to the core of what they really need. Building on this knowledge, and strong client relationship, he offers solutions that properly address each issue and will secure financial growth now and into the future.

Outside of Plus 1, Devinder is a sports lover and also an active member within his local Indian community.

KAREN (KAMALJIT) PARHAAR
DIRECTOR

Experience. Efficiency. Flexibility. Positivity. These are Karen’s trademark qualities. It makes sense that she’s earned herself such an esteemed reputation; she’s been with Plus 1 since 1995. Now, at the top of her game, Karen works closely with each and every client until their expectations are exceeded and financial futures are secured with utmost satisfaction.

And nothing makes her happier than seeing the positive effect this has on their businesses and lives.

Karen is known around the office as somewhat of a Yoda. A mentor to the more fresh-faced employees, she gently guides others in the intricacies of finance and client-relationships.

“It gives me a real sense of satisfaction to see my clients happy with the results; it confirms that the service I provided to them was valuable.”

Kerry Tomlinson

Kerry Tomlinson

Senior Consultant

Kerry is Plus 1 Group’s longest serving member. The genuine love she has for her clients, and the great feeling she gets from improving their businesses and lives, is what has kept her at Plus 1 all these years.

Whether you’re in the midst of a major problem or just looking to see if your business has any room for financial improvement, Kerry and her team have the expertise and in-depth knowledge to help out. Specialising in taxation, superannuation and business management, they’ll solve the issue and add real value.

 

Jacinta Young

Jacinta Young

Associate

Jacinta is a cheerful energy around the office, always willing to lend a hand, help with problem solving, and provide perspective on the bigger picture. She started with Plus 1 in 2005, impressed by the scope of the firm and the resources it provided, but she’s stayed because of the team environment and the strong relationships with clients that Plus1 fosters.

Jacinta’s at her professional best when she’s helping people make business decisions. She’s personable and reliable, making her the first point of call for her clients. She takes on every task from start to finish, and always delivers incredible outcomes.

 

Jacqui Pell

Jacqui Pell

Associate

Jacqui has a natural brain for numbers. She knows exactly how to take complicated information and distill it in a way that her clients can easily understand. Since joining the Plus 1 team more than a decade ago, she has become the go-to person when it comes to finding simple solutions for complex problems.

An excellent communicator and big picture thinker, Jacqui thrives when she’s helping people achieve their future financial goals. Nothing brings her more enjoyment than knowing she has created positive outcomes for her clients, and has made their day better.

 

Kelly Jeffers

Kelly Jeffers

Associate

Kelly is an expert at adding value to businesses. No matter your financial situation, she’s here to help you prosper. Kelly is particularly adept at thinking outside the box to find solutions that ensure you’re financially in the best position possible.

Since 2006, Kelly has been dedicated to helping all who walk through her door, particularly when it comes to taxation, superannuation and tax planning. Within the office, she also helps run management and the development of other staff.

 

Ranvir Singh Minhas

Ranvir Singh Minhas

Associate

A rational problem solver with an incredible ability to think outside the box, Ranvir is highly skilled at analysing and identifying solutions for business finance, debt restructure and overall performance.

To Ranvir, no challenge is too big or complex. Armed with his positive attitude and over a decade of experience at Plus 1 Group, Ranvir delivers strategies, advice and outcomes that help his clients’ businesses grow and thrive, again and again.

Toby Goodwin

Toby Goodwin

Associate

Toby is a ‘can-do’ man. He enjoys his work the most when he’s finding bespoke solutions for clients – particularly around taxation and the GST. For Toby, the bigger the problem to solve, the better, and it’s this attitude that makes him such an invaluable member of our team.

A member of Plus 1 Group’s PPSA Group, Toby is Xero certified and believes in the importance of cloud software to bring value to his forward-thinking clients.

 

Vanessa Lo Piccolo

Vanessa Lo Piccolo

Associate

Need a hand with Taxation, Business Advice or Retirement Planning? Then head straight to Vanessa. No matter the industry, no matter the topic, she possesses the knowledge and solution for each and every client.

With over a decade of experience at Plus 1, Vanessa enjoys her work most when she’s helping clients achieve their goals, providing them with personalised financial solutions and a secure financial future. Around the office she can also be found coaching the rest of her team to excel for their clients.

Rod McElroy

Rod McElroy

Financial Planning Consultant

Rod is a born learner and teacher. He loves interacting face-to-face with staff and clients, and he gets a real buzz from helping others understand technical and complex issues.

Though Rod is highly mathematical, he believes in a relationship-based approach to financial advice. It makes his day seeing people refer their friends and colleagues to the financial planning business as a result of the care he brings to helping clients meet their objectives.

 

Emma Kiss

Emma Kiss

Financial Advisor

Emma started with Plus 1 seven years ago, and ever since she’s been enthused by its innovative and supportive working environment. Emma is known for bringing positivity, determination and leadership to each and every one of her interactions. She loves engaging with clients, helping them build their wealth, and seeing them better their financial situations.

Her approach is to keep things in plain English, bringing things back to basics so that clients understand Plus1’s methods and feel confident going ahead with their recommendations.

 

Kavitha Joachim

Kavitha Joachim

Auditing

Although relatively new to the Plus 1 team, Kavitha is our Audit specialist with an innate talent for adding value to each client. She’s known throughout the office for her meticulous planning and time management.

Kavitha is always up to date with changes to accounting and auditing standards, so that she can advise and assist clients to the best of her ability.

Open Hours

Monday to Friday
8:00am to 5:00pm

Closed Public Holidays

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Contact Us

27 Welsford Street
Shepparton, VIC 3630

T: (03) 5833 3000
F: (03) 5831 2988
E: info@plus1group.com.au