Lisa Apthorpe

Director of People and Culture

McDonald’s Australia Limited

Nicolette Barnard

Head of Human Resources, Australia & New Zealand

Siemens

Sarah Bendy

Human Resources Director

Sodexo

Anneli Blundell

Professional People Whisperer

AnneliBlundell.com

Catherine Brain

Head of Organisational Effectiveness and Capability

Hydro Tasmania

Ryan Burke

Executive Manager of Group Diversity & Inclusion

Commonwealth Bank

Gillian Davie

Chief People Officer

NetComm Wireless

James Della-Porta

Regional Sales Director

ELMO Cloud HR & Payroll

Sarah Derry

Vice President, Talent & Culture Australia

AccorHotels

Darren Fewster

Executive Director, Transformation and People

Telstra

Kay Goodman

Director, Academie Australia

AccorHotels

Susie Gleeson-Byrne

Head of Human Resources – Australia, New Zealand and North Asia (Japan, Korea, HK and Taiwan)

UBER

Rebecca Gravestock

People and Performance Director AU & Asia

Xero

Chris Hartman 

Talent Development & Performance Director
Lion

John Hilton

News Editor
HRD Australia and HRD New Zealand

Joydeep Hor

Managing Principal
People + Culture Strategies

Alana Howe

Head of People Experience

NOVA Entertainment

Michael Kim

Head of Human Resources APAC

Spotify

Ceri Ittensohn

Chief People & Culture Officer

TAL Ltd

Chris Lamb

Global Head of Organisational Development

Lendlease

Nicki Luther

Senior HR Business Partner

Stryker

Kristy Macfarlane

Head of Diversity and Inclusion

National Australia Bank

Jay Munro

Employer Insights Strategist, Australia and New Zealand

Indeed

Diana Nadebaum

Chief People Officer

Opteon

Padraig O’Sullivan

President Asia Pacific

The Leadership Circle

Susan Pettifer

Director, Workforce & Information Services

City of Sydney

Turia Pitt

Athlete, Humanitarian, Motivational speaker

Michelle Phipps

Group Head of Talent

Coca-Cola Amatil

Gayle Phillpotts

GM, People and Performance

Sydney Airport

Michael Schneider

Managing Director

Bunnings Group Limited

Ross Sparkman

Head of Strategic Workforce Planning

Facebook USA

Dean Summlar

HR Business Lead, Pacific Zone, International Operations
Schneider Electric

Kate Tones

Group People Experience Manager

Merivale

Mariam Veiszadeh

Director, Diversity Council of Australia

& 2016 Daily Life Woman of the Year

Monica Watt

General Manager, Human Resources and Administration

ELMO Cloud HR & Payroll

Lexie Wilkins

Director

Lexie Wilkins Consulting

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