Smarter Outcomes For Better Businesses

A fresh and modern approach across a complete range of financial and digital services to ensure your growing business is sustainable for years to come.

Who Utilities Our Services?

The majority of our clients are growing businesses that have outgrown their existing financial or digital partners and are looking for the next level of advice and assistance.

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Our History

Mark Abbott & Robert Nisi started 13 Concepts in 2013 with a vision to bring together both Finance & Digital advice.

In 2014, 13 Concepts had expanded into a range of different industries from Medical, Trades, Logisitics and Professional Services. With the increased demand and growth 13 Concepts opened a second office in the Sydney CBD.

By 2015, 13 Concepts had more than tripled its clientele with some of the most exciting and promising businesses in Australia that 13 Concepts was advising.

in 2017, 13 Concepts digital department won numberous awards from the 3AW Momentum Energy Award, The Westpac Business of Tomorrow Award and also represented the Victorian Government at CommunicAsia for its innovative business software product Dexterous PRO


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Mark & Robert started 13 Concepts in 2013, both with separate skill sets, yet the same vision. They embarked to achieve a unique business model that was more focused on advice and value-adding, rather than other traditional non productive methods. Over the past 6 years they have considerably grown 13 Concepts, with two offices now in Australia & one in America. Both Mark and Robert are extremely passionate about work culture, ensuring staff are in a friendly and innovative environment.

13 Concepts Co-Founders

Mark Abbott
Co Founder
Mark has an extensive background in providing advice and solutions to growing businesses. He is an experienced Director, Chartered Accountant and holds an MBA from Monash University. View Full Profile
Robert Nisi
Co Founder
Robert started his career in business banking for one of the big four banks in Australia. He has a passion for the SME market.Robert holds a Post-Graduate Degree from RMIT View Full Profile

13 Concepts Management & Partners

Carly Watson
Chartered Accountant
Carly has been an active participant in the accounting and finance industry for over a decade.  She prides herself on a high level of business acumen. One who’s a stickler for perfection and who has the ability to prioritise and adhere to strict deadlines. For me, it’s not enough to simply ‘get the job done’- satisfaction is only accomplished when the task is carried out to the highest possible standard. This is my aim and dedication.
Anthony Banadinovich
Anthony has an extensive career in banking and finance, extending more than 25 years. He has held senior management roles in residential, business and commercial banking, including 19 years at Westpac and seven years at CBA. His expertise includes Self-Managed Superannuation Fund lending and SME Business Banking. Anthony Banadinovich is an authorized Credit Representative No. 462723 of BLSSA Pty Ltd ABN 69 117 651 760 (Australian Credit Licence 3961237)
Chris Taylor
Chris begun his career at Australia and New Zealand Banking Group in Business Banking then progressed to the role of an Investment Adviser at F.W. Holst Sharebrokers. Chris is dedicated to working closely with each of his clients to ensure they achieve their individual financial goals. Chris is an Adviser to a diverse range of clients including self managed superannuation funds, high net worth individuals, small and medium enterprises and family offices. Chris can be heard providing regular finance reports on 774 ABC Melbourne radio and is a regular contributor to the Sunday Herald Sun share investment column.
Chris Klingsporn
Head of Development
Chris is an experienced, creative and innovative software delivery lead, recognised for his technical leadership and utilised as the go to professional resource to resolve challenging software problems. He adeptly architects bespoke applications and adapts back end business integrations for client needs.