HEAR FROM THE FOLLOWING PRESENTERS:
Kate Mason, Group Director, People and Culture - Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA)
Kate Mason is the Group Director, People and Culture for Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) responsible for the overall leadership and coordination of CCA’s bold transformation program. Kate is an accomplished, inclusive and passionate global leader with significant experience in senior HRD, Talent, Safety, Communications, Innovation, Culture and Transformation roles across a broad range of companies and industries predominantly in finance, in both Australia and internationally. Kate began her career as a business graduate with Arthur Andersen in Sydney and from there, moved offshore for many years holding leadership roles in Sydney, Singapore, London, New York and Zurich in companies such as Austrade, TST Learning, Credit Suisse and most recently Amcor. Kate’s specialties have been in strategy development and execution; business transformation, organisation design, development and humanising work places. Kate holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree (Administration) and a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Kate is the President of International Women’s Forum in Australia, Chairman of the NSW Advisory Board for the Starlight Children’s Foundation and a Board Member of the Coca-Cola Australia Foundation. She is a very proud working mum of 3 children and is an avid skier and lover of good food, Champagne and chocolate. (LinkedIn)
Balder Tol, General Manager, Australia - WeWork
Balder is of Dutch origin and obtained his Masters in Management degree at the University of Sydney prior to landing a job at Airbnb Australia in 2012. As Airbnb Australia’s first employee he was able to establish a strong Airbnb presence in key cities in Oceania, making the Australian market contribute significantly to the company’s global revenue. Balder continued to follow his passion of building communities as the General Manager of Tank Stream Labs, a technology focused co-working space located in the heart of Sydney’s CBD, before joining WeWork in 2016. (LinkedIn)
Monica Lunin, Director - Mojologic
Monica is the co-owner and director of mojologic – a niche training consultancy business focused on the art and science of influence. Monica is a sought after consultant, facilitator and speaker who works with companies like AMP, Macquarie Bank, EY, Qantas and Suncorp to motivate and empower change. Prior to taking the helm at mojologic Monica held executive positions at Colonial First State, Commonwealth Bank, and MLC. In these roles she has directed large scale organisational change initiatives, established centres of excellence and managed national operational businesses. When she’s not attached to a lapel mic, you can find her swimming at Manly Beach, skiing down a mountain, cramming for book club or negotiating with teenagers. Monica was one of the founding directors of the Canadian Australian Chamber of Commerce.(LinkedIn)
Martin Enault, CEO Asia Pacific, C2 Melbourne
An executive with over 15 years of experience in entrepreneurship and events, Martin is known for creating innovative concepts involving business, entertainment and technology. As C2’s Chief Operating Officer, he now leads the company’s day-to-day operations, and oversees its business, technological and operational development.
In 2010, he co-founded and headed Intellitix, which became the award-winning leading global provider of RFID access control and cashless payment systems for live events. He has been involved in thousands of events over the years spanning across the globe. (LinkedIn)
Adam Jacobs, Co-founder & MD - THE ICONIC and Co-founder & co-CEO - Hatch
Adam Jacobs is the co-founder & MD of THE ICONIC - Australia’s largest online fashion retailer, as well as the co-founder & co-CEO of Hatch - a new venture whose purpose is to design the future of work. Adam is interested in how technology is changing our societies, and aims to build global tech companies that positive influence the progress of humanity. Adam started his career in management consulting with PwC and BCG (in Sydney and Copenhagen) before founding THE ICONIC in 2011. That experience taught Adam the power of great teams, and paradigm-shifting user experiences. Adam studied Philosophy, Marketing and Management at the University of Sydney and Boston University. He is a local Sydney-sider whose interests span compulsive travel, poor guitar playing, and general world curiosity. In 2014, Adam was awarded the Young Executive of the Year, and runner up for Managing Director of the Year, by the CEO Magazine’s annual awards. (LinkedIn)
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