Meet our executive team

YieldStack’s executives were brought together by a common
vision: to make alternative investing transparent, accessible
and simple.

Adrian Lee

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer

Adrian has been in the property and financial services industries for over a decade in both client advisory and executive management roles.

Adrian is also the Founder of the Catalyst Group, a multi-award-winning real estate finance business originating in excess of a billion dollars per annum.

Dean Rushton

Co-Founder, Chief Technical Officer

Dean is an experienced CTO/COO, business integrator and business leader with 25 years’ experience in the Banking & Finance sector.

As a Technology leader for private and listed entities, Dean has led teams delivering major technology transformation programs & platform builds.

Seil Kim

Executive Director

Seil is a qualified lawyer and public notary with a significant background in the investment management industry.

He is highly skilled in asset management, sophisticated transactions, debt & equity financing, investment advisory and corporate governance.

Toby Stapleton

Investment Director

Toby is a Chartered Accountant and has been in the finance and funds management industry for over 15 years.

During this time Toby has held senior roles within leading accounting and consulting firms, major Australian banks, and most recently at one of Australia’s largest credit fund managers.

Neil Kumar

Investment Director

Neil has been in property finance for over 11-years, with 10-years in senior relationship roles with a major domestic bank.

Neil acted as the relationship executive for real estate funds (listed and unlisted), High Net Worth syndicates and some of Australia’s largest family offices with property exposures on both investment and construction facilities.

Yin-Peng Chiew

Investment Director

Yin-Peng is a highly experienced real estate professional specialising in real estate credit and funds / investment management. She has an extensive 16 years of industry experience and has originated and executed ca. $5 billon of real estate debt for AREIT, institutional, corporate and developer clients, on behalf of both bank and alternative lenders.

She also played a lead role in the IPO of an ASX listed real estate credit fund and was responsible for capital raising, strategy and investor relations.

Lauren Gillott

Associate Director

Lauren is a Chartered Accountant and has a strong background in development management, funds management and real estate credit.

Lauren has previously delivered on large real estate projects, and established wholesale credit platforms, whilst also managing active credit facilities and compliance programs.

Christian McKelvey

Strategic Adviser

Christian has nearly 30 years’ of experience in structuring and financing projects. Christian is the founder of Heritage Property Partners, an independent and strategic advisory group, with clients ranging from institutions and listed corporate entities, family offices and HNWs, and not-for-profit organisations.

Christian was previously Group Head of Property at Pepper Group and Head of Grant Samuel Property. He was also a Director and Responsible Manager of the trustee of numerous private equity development and investment syndicates throughout Grant Samuel and Pepper Property and also resided on both the Executive Committees of the Pepper Group (ASX Code: PEP) and Grant Samuel.

Michael Forrest

Strategic Adviser

Michael specialises in commercial litigation, restructuring and corporate insolvency. He has acted for many of Australia’s largest financiers as well as private clients and corporates in that space.

He also has specialist expertise advising large corporates and boards of directors through a restructure and uses his prior experience acting for the major banks to ensure optimal outcomes for his clients.

Cindy Bui

Investment Analyst

Cindy is responsible for the efficient execution and management of active facilities, alongside operational support for the funds management business. Cindy has over 5 years of banking and real estate experience, most recently with our related company, Catalyst Advisers.

About us

YieldStack is a technology enabled investment platform,
designed to provide wholesale investors with access to
exclusive alternative investment opportunities.

We provide investors with the control to choose which
specific opportunities satisfy their requirements via a
digital platform that enables seamless investor
onboarding, review and selection of pre-vetted
investment opportunities.

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