Beachhead Advisor, New Zealand
Jennifer has worked in senior executive and business leadership roles for the past 15 years in the technology and innovation industry working with a variety of clients and start up companies across Australia and New Zealand.
During this time Jennifer held a number of CEO roles with total P&L responsibility, while leading sales and delivery teams focused around managing client change in the emerging digital world to achieve improved business performance and commercial success.
This has provided Jennifer with the skills and capability to lead multicultural teams across a diverse range of client portfolios and has resulted in a strong understanding of the imperatives in leading successful strategic digital and innovation programs.
Jennifer is respected for her strong collaboration, strategy, governance and integration skills which have been recognised widely amongst her peers and colleagues. She has aptly used these skills to lead and operationalise change, and to implement culture and transformation programs, while demonstrating the positive impact of technology.
During her time as a General Manager, Jennifer has developed a strong understanding of the role of corporate governance and its value to successful leadership. Jennifer has held a number of board roles, and was chair of diversity and a judge in the Telstra Business Women’s Awards.
Digital disruption and business innovation, creative and strategic leadership, digital strategy and execution, change management and governance.
Government/defence, health, tech services, SaaS, financial services.
Jennifer has experience working in Australia, New Zealand and across Asia-Pacific.