Management Team

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Andrew is Managing Director and CEO of The Pinnacle Foundation. He is also Non-Executive Chair of search and outplacement…

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Governance & Risk Manager Ben became a Pinnacle Scholar in 2019 while he was studying his Juris Doctor at The University of Melbourne. Experiencing first-hand…

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Alumni Manager Caitlyn joined The Pinnacle Foundation in January 2020 as the national Alumni Manager. As a former Pinnacle Scholar, Caitlyn feels strongly about giving…

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Chief Information Officer Darren has been creating innovative technologies and managing software development teams in the digital space for the last two decades; working for…

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Mentor Manager Dr Jim Sait worked in the higher education sector for 35 years. He has taught at universities in the UK, Canada and Australia…

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Chief Financial Officer Gavin has extensive experience in leading commercial and enterprise planning, budgeting, reporting and analysis. This includes the provision of strategic advice and…

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Chief People Officer Jill is an organisational development specialist, coach and mentor with twenty years of industry experience in the financial services sector in Australian,…

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Chief Marketing Officer After completing an MBA at an young age, Julian was inspired to bring a highly strategic approach to retail marketing and gained…

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Scholar Manager Nic grew up in regional Australia and currently lives in Junee, New South Wales. After coming to terms with his sexuality at a…

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Program Manager Paula Corvalan has over ten years’ experience working in communications, marketing and social services. Paula has worked in print and digital media, advertising…

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Chair Scholarship Selection Committee Sam Jacob brings more than 25 years’ experience in higher education in the UK and Australia, including senior roles at Laureate…

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Co-Founder and Foundation Advisor Susan has extensive experience in managing regulatory risks and consumer issues from within executive government, statutory administrative bodies and the financial…

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Marketing Manager Tim has over 20 years of experience working in the retail technology and professional services space. Tim was appointed The Pinnacle Foundation’s Marketing…

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Company Secretary Tim is a senior associate in Herbert Smith Freehills’ head office advisory team (HOAT), where he advises publicly listed companies on corporations law,…

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