Assignments

Clients

  • Private
  • Not For Profit
  • Public
  • Universities
  • Research Institutions

Current assignments

  • Executive level mentoring and coaching for public and private sector organisations
  • Facilitation of strategy and business planning workshops
  • Leadership program and team coaching for executive level managers in a government agency
  • Governance review and corporate restructure for a private sector company

Recent assignments

Board Governance Workshops for several organisations

  • Worked side by side with the Board for a sector representative organisation, to increase their knowledge in areas such as corporate governance, roles and responsibilities of directors, fiduciary duties and management of conflict of interest
  • Conducted Board performance reviews, assist with development of Board Charter and calendar, facilitated improved structure and interaction between Chair and CEO

Restructuring advice, implementation and change management planning for a number of Canberra based law firms

  • Managed the process to complete the merger of four law firms into one financially integrated firm
  • Developed a firm-wide operational structure & strategy to integrate and effectively manage the mergers taking into account the different cultural values operating across three offices
  • Established a one-firm culture to encourage superior performance based on key performance indicators and needs of the firm’s clients
  • Completed a major upgrade of the firm’s ICT infrastructure to build the integrated network of offices

Governance review

  • Company funded by the Department of Environment
  • Review and restructure of the company’s Constitution, Board operation and committee structure, strategic and operational plans, roles and responsibilities of directors and executive management, conflict of interest, and all other relevant documents

Review and restructure of an externally funded research centre

  • Strategic planning and development
  • Liaison with funding bodies
  • Annual reporting, governance, advice to Advisory Board
  • Liaison between Dean, Head of School, College and School senior management, and Centre Director and senior academics
  • Complex multi-$M externally funded project-management environment, project budgeting and monitoring, coordination of staffing across overlapping project teams, audit compliance

Assistance with development of proposal for new research and teaching Institute

  • Scoping and research
  • Market review and business development
  • Liaison with partnering bodies, senior academics
  • Prospectus

Project facilitation across leading-edge Earth science consultancy

  • Company-wide coordination of projects and systems
  • International projects at regional and national scales in all continents
  • Client relationships across top-tier resources sector, government, and consultancies internationally