The HR Expert

Joanne’s career spans two decades across Australia and the United Kingdom, fulfilling key leadership roles with national search firms. Joanne works at a strategic level, partnering with Boards and CEOs across industry sectors to attract great people to senior, executive and Board positions.

Joanne gained significant insights into the world of executive placement when she relocated to New South Wales in early 2000 to work with a leading executive search firm in Sydney. From there, she spent three years in London working with Prudential Insurance and Shell before returning to Tasmania in 2006 armed with global insights and a passion to drive change.

Identifying a gap in the market and a chance to redress the transactional nature of the recruitment industry, Joanne has successfully built enduring partnerships across industry sectors, appointing numerous senior executives to key leadership positions.  An accomplished businesswoman and leader in her own right, Joanne is respected for her deep commitment to relationship building founded on a values-based approach to business.

Outside of work, Joanne is a Director on two Not for Profit Boards and is a graduate of the Institute of Company Directors (GAICD).