Anna has more than 15 years’ experience in strategic account management, team leadership, stakeholder management and operations management. She has a gift for building deep and trusting relationships with clients and stakeholders, and in helping her teams to achieve outstanding business outcomes.
Constantly curious about changing market conditions and industry trends, combined with a passion for connecting people, Anna has the ability to align the right partnerships with the right people while creating strong, valuable networks.
Anna has worked across a number of industries but has most recently been involved in government projects, where she has led and unified teams, managed stakeholders and operational frameworks, while adhering to complex requests to ensure ultimate competitiveness in the market.
Her agile and collaborative approach enables her to rapidly adapt to market changes, stay calm in the face of complex and challenging work environments, and remain focused on ensuring her team delivers successful business outcomes.
Some of her best experiences have been creating events that bring together industry leaders and insightful discussions; being part of a team that helps to have an impact on societal issues; and building strong and broad networks.
Anna is passionate about being involved in the community and is an active committee member at ABC Tennis Club. She has also been involved in setting up and running a charity that raises awareness and funds for bowel cancer.
Chris is highly respected and influential executive, with more than 25 years of experience in property, retail and finance.
He is passionate about leading with integrity and bringing people along with him, and in doing so has developed deep, trusting relationships across the business spectrum.
He has worked in senior roles with highly dynamic and innovative businesses, including ABC, Westcorp and XYZ. These environments have provided him with opportunities to tackle big picture issues, take calculated risks and work with and motivate high performing teams, while fostering his talent for critical thinking.
As a fund manager, Chris is responsible for setting market and capital investment strategy, raising capital, growing portfolio scale and achieving upper quartile property returns.
He has helped develop and stabilise some of Australia’s leading shopping centres; collaborated to create and execute strategies to acquire prime CBD mall frontages in Australian capital cities; launched a new neighbourhood shopping centre fund delivering long term returns greater than 9%; and worked with a project leader to expand a Western Australia-based bank’s commercial lending into the eastern states.
A life-long learner, Chris is currently studying for a postgraduate qualification in psychological science at ABC College of Applied Psychology. He is excited about how this study is helping him better understand humanity, grow as leader and create dynamic and magnetic opportunities for Superannuation Company and the people he works with.
Jane is a communications expert with more than 25 years of experience working at the highest levels across multiple industries and geographies including Australia, UK, Ireland and South Africa.
Highly strategic and emotionally intelligent, with strong leadership and influencing skills, Jane has led diverse teams, mentored C-suite executives and delivered highly complex projects, receiving board level endorsement along the way.
Known for her creative and original thinking, Jane has a reputation for leading and delivering successful communications programs that build trust, engage stakeholders –including unions – and transform businesses.
Jane’s experience with organisations such as KPMG, Zurich, Mercer, Cbus Super Fund, Brisbane City Council, BBC and Toll Group have given her a deep understanding of the complexities of large corporate environments and the ability to turn thoughts into action.
She believes passionately in the power of great communication, and her ability to understand a message and deliver a range of communication solutions has helped her clients achieve considerable success. One client in particular achieved a 20 per cent reduction in costs and more than 10 per cent increase in revenue.
Jane is a talented, practicing – and selling - visual artist and runs a calligraphy business in conjunction to The Big Company. Her belief in the importance of innovation and creativity, has spurred her to undertake pro bono work for selected start-ups and entrepreneurs. These business span a range of industries including the space industry, aviation and energy generation via waste management.
The Big Company works with clients in professional services, financial services, transport and logistics, aviation, space industry, business start-ups, small to medium sized businesses, and media and communications.