More than securing a loan, we believe in helping you achieve your financial goals.

About Square 1

Square 1 is a family owned company, and it is our values that sets us apart from our competitors:

  • Integrity – we are guided by our moral principles of honesty, trust and accountability.
  • Humility – the ability to listen to our customers and never just go through the motions; and
  • Determination – we want to achieve the best possible outcome in whatever we are doing.

We have over 30 years’ combined experience in the industry and over 20,000 happy customers, who we will look after over their lifetime and hopefully beyond.

Our Team

Natasha Rudd


Natasha is a CA qualified professional with over 20 years’ experiences in a mix of commercial and chartered environments in both Australia and Europe. Natasha is responsible for the business structure, planning, development, compliance and growth of Square 1 and its associated entities.

Natasha is involved in the day-to-day operations of the business, which enables it to act dynamically in an industry which is currently under the microscope.

Larissa Wong

General Manager

Larissa is a CPA qualified professional with over 15 years’ experience with a significant stout in the financial services industry. She has experience both in Australia and Europe and is a well-rounded commercially focused professional.

Larissa’s expertise is data analytics, strategy, commercial financial planning & analysis, and commissions management. Larissa oversees ‘business as usual’, whilst looking at new opportunities within our own loan portfolio and external to our current operations.

Jacob Wong

Commissions Officer

Jacob has been working within our commissions team for 3 years and understands the intricacies of both Lender and Broker agreements and the many facets that could be involved in a ‘simple’ commission enquiry.

Jacob is the quiet achiever in the team and is all business to meet the obligations of both the Lenders and Brokers alike.

Michael Barton

Assistant Accountant

Michael is an experienced Assistant Accountant with over 5+ years experience in the Aged Care industry.

Skilled in all areas of financial accounting, Michael brings an all-round accounting experience to the team.

Michael’s role involves supporting the team in both the Commissions and Accounting functions at Square 1.


Adele Yipare

Graduate Accountant

Adele has recently completed her Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Sydney and is our newest team member at Square 1.

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