We have curated some of the most inspiring speakers in social change who combine unique personal insights and compelling stories in areas including values-based leadership, social equity, diversity and trust.
Whatever the topic in this field, we can help you source somebody your audience will find compelling and relevant.
Narelle is one of Australia's most respected journalists and communicators. A finance correspondent for ABC Radio, co-anchor of The Business Show on SBS and former editor of the Australian Financial Review's BOSS Magazine, Narelle is known for her incisive commentary on finance, business and leadership.
Clare Payne is a globally recognised leader for her work in ethics in finance and commitment to social issues. She is a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader and has been recognised by the Australian Financial Review and Westpac as one of their 100 Women of Influence.
Over the last 20 years Jason has worked in leadership roles in the Indigenous sector, State and Federal Governments and peak body organisations. More recently he was appointed the inaugural Program Director of the Atlantic Fellows for Social Equity (AFSE), an Indigenous-led collaborative social change Fellowship program at the University of Melbourne.
JAN OWEN AM
Jan is CEO of the Foundation for Young Australians and is a highly regarded social entrepreneur, innovator, influencer and author.
She was named one of Australia's True Leaders in 2018 and the Inaugural Australian Financial Review and Westpac Woman of Influence in 2012 for her relentless commitment to unleashing the talent of young people, driving social innovation and entrepreneurship and leading change in education.
MICHAEL TRAILL AM
Michael is Chair of Goodstart Early Learning, Executive Director, For Purpose Investment Partners, Director MH Carnegie & Co, and Director Sunsuper. He was Chief Executive of Social Ventures Australia for 12 years from 2002 to 2014. Prior to that he spent 15 years as a co-founder and Executive Director of Macquarie Group’s private equity arm. Michael is the author of Jumping Ship – From the world of corporate Australia to the heart of social investment, which won the 2017 Ashurst Business Literature Prize.
PATRICK LINDSAY AM
Patrick is one of Australia’s leading non-fiction authors and is an acclaimed documentary maker, broadcaster and public speaker. He has written 21 best-selling books, including six books in his inspirational series, which have sold more than 300,000 copies in Australia and overseas.